H.R. 2442 (111th): Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009


May 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 15, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


George Miller

Representative for California's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2010
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to expand the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/27/2010--Reported to Senate amended.Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009 - Amends the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the ... Read more >

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May 14, 2009

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Sep 10, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Sep 30, 2009
Failed in the House Under Suspension

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Oct 15, 2009
Passed House

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Sep 27, 2010
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2442”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Sep 30, 2009 3:07 p.m.
Failed 240/170
Oct 15, 2009 4:35 p.m.
Passed 241/173

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 3910 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2012

S. 1138 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2009

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