A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 16, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 16, 2013
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S. 971 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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