To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to establish a deadline for restricting sewage dumping into the Great Lakes and to fund programs and activities for improving wastewater discharges into the Great Lakes.
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Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 9 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2809 (114th).
H.R. 425 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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