Bill Text — Sep 20, 2012
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Jul 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 6 pages
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements.
9/20/2012--Reported to House amended.Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2541 — 112th Congress: Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2541
“H.R. 2541 — 112th Congress: Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2541>
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