S. 3073 (111th): Great Lakes Ecosystem Protection Act of 2010


Mar 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Sep 2, 2010
Length: 52 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to protect and restore the Great Lakes.

Summary (CRS)

9/2/2010--Reported to Senate amended.Great Lakes Ecosystem Protection Act of 2010 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to include as a purpose ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 4, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 30, 2010
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3073”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (8D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3588 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

H.R. 4755 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 2010

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