A bill to preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Wyoming. Republican.
Last Updated: May 22, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Senators Fight Against EPA Takeover of Private Water”
— Sen. John Barrasso [R-WY] (Sponsor) on May 22, 2013
“Senator Roberts Calls on Majority Leader Reid to Debate Waters of the U.S. Bill”
— Sen. Pat Roberts [R-KS, 1997-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 10, 2014
“Cochran, wicker back bill to stop epa waters of the u.s. regs”
— Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS, 1979-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 19, 2014
Mar 28, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2245 (112th).
May 22, 2013
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S. 1006 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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