H.R. 4153 (112th): Chesapeake Bay Program Reauthorization and Improvement Act


Mar 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2012
Length: 47 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To support efforts to reduce pollution of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/7/2012--Introduced.Chesapeake Bay Program Reauthorization and Improvement Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act or CWA) to establish:(1) financial reporting requirements for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 7, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4153”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


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

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