S. 1491 (109th): Chesapeake Bay Watershed Nutrient Removal Assistance Act


Jul 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Sarbanes

Senator from Maryland



Read Text »
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2005
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide assistance for nutrient removal technologies to States in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/2005--Introduced.Chesapeake Bay Watershed Nutrient Removal Assistance Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to provide grants to states and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 26, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1491”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 827 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 2003

H.R. 4126 (Related)
Chesapeake Bay Restoration Enhancement Act of 2005

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2006

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: