S. 2080 (110th): Sewage Overflow Community Right-to-Know Act

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to ensure that sewage treatment plants monitor for and report discharges of raw sewage, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 20, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2008
Length: 18 pages

History

Sep 20, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 17, 2008
 
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.

S. 2080 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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