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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2009
Length: 176 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Cardin praises epa action to protect drinking water from harmful contaminants”
— Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Mar 22, 2010
“Inhofe Hearing Statement: Protecting Americas Water Treatment Facilities”
— Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 28, 2010
May 7, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 14, 2009
A committee has voted to issue 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. 1005 (111th) 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 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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