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
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 28, 2012
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Aug 1, 2012
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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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