To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act with respect to permit requirements for dredged or fill material.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 4 pages
Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 28, 2012
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Aug 1, 2012
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 28, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2581 (113th).
H.R. 4278 (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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