S. 1006 (113th): Preserve the Waters of the United States Act


May 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Barrasso

Junior Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: May 22, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States.

Summary (CRS)

5/22/2013--Introduced.Preserve the Waters of the United States Act - Prohibits the Secretary of the Army and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from:(1) finalizing the proposed guidance described ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 22, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1006”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


27 cosponsors (27R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2245 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

H.R. 5077 (Related)
Coal Jobs Protection Act of 2014

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 2014

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