H.R. 2452 (110th): Sewage Overflow Community Right-to-Know Act

Introduced:

May 23, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 23, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Timothy Bishop

Representative for New York's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 11 pages

See Instead:

S. 2080 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 17, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to ensure that publicly owned treatment works monitor for and report sewer overflows, and for other purposes.

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History

May 23, 2007
 
Introduced

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May 15, 2008
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 23, 2008
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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