H.R. 4304 (112th): Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2012


Mar 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Rooney

Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To clarify the definition of navigable waters, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/29/2012--Introduced.Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2012 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to redefine "navigable waters" to specify that ... Read more >

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Mar 29, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4304”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2122 (Related)
Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2012

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