H.R. 524 (113th): To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify that the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency does not have the authority to disapprove a permit after it has been issued by the Secretary of the Army under section 404 of such Act.

Introduced:

Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 9, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David McKinley
Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2014
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/20/2014--Reported to House without amendment.Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to remove the authority of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to prohibit ...

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History

Introduced
Feb 6, 2013
Reported by Committee
Apr 9, 2014

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (12R, 1D) (show)
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