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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 11 pages
Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 14, 2013
H.R. 1185 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). 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. February 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1185>
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