S. 1400 (109th): Water Infrastructure Financing Act


Jul 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lincoln Chafee

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2005
Length: 122 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act and the Safe Drinking Water Act to improve water and wastewater infrastructure in the United States.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Water Pollution InfrastructureSection101 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) to establish a grant program for qualified nonprofit technical assistance providers of water and wastewater services ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 14, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 20, 2005
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1400”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 1I, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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