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Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010
Length: 28 pages
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 787 — 111th Congress: Clean Water Restoration Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s787
“S. 787 — 111th Congress: Clean Water Restoration Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s787>
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