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H.R. 1709 (114th): To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide for the assessment and management of the risks of drought to drinking water, and for other purposes.

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Jerry McNerney

Sponsor. Representative for California's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2015
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Mar 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Rep. McNerney Introduces Legislation to Help Address California Drought
    — Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9] (Sponsor) on Mar 30, 2015

Tonko, Pallone and Members of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Introduce AQUA Act to Update Safe Drinking Water Act and Help Local Water Systems Avoid Infrastructure Disasters, Big and Small
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 29, 2016

Rep. McNerney Introduces Legislation to Help Address California Drought
    — Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9] (Sponsor) on Mar 30, 2015

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History

Mar 26, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1709 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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