H.R. 2018 (112th): Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011


May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 13, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Mica

Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2011
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water quality standards, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/13/2011--Passed House amended.Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011 - Section2 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to prohibit the Administrator ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 26, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 22, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Jul 13, 2011
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2018”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


39 cosponsors (35R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jul 13, 2011 5:53 p.m.
Failed 170/252
Jul 13, 2011 6:02 p.m.
Agreed to 268/152
Jul 13, 2011 6:06 p.m.
Failed 191/231
Jul 13, 2011 6:10 p.m.
Failed 181/240
Jul 13, 2011 6:14 p.m.
Failed 183/237
Jul 13, 2011 6:18 p.m.
Failed 173/247
Jul 13, 2011 6:22 p.m.
Failed 167/254
Jul 13, 2011 6:56 p.m.
Passed 239/184

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1948 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2013

S. 3558 (Related)
Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

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