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- Full Title
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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 14, 2013
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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. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1185>
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