Bill Text — Mar 14, 2013
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Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 11 pages
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.
3/14/2013--Introduced.Great Lakes Water Protection Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to prohibit a publicly owned treatment works (POTW) from performing ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1185”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1185 — 113th Congress: Great Lakes Water Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1185
“H.R. 1185 — 113th Congress: Great Lakes Water Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1185>
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