H.R. 1732: Regulatory Integrity Protection Act of 2015

Introduced:

Apr 13, 2015

Status:

Passed House on May 12, 2015

This bill passed in the House on May 12, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 13 pages

Prognosis:

15% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Regulatory Integrity Protection Act would roll back a new regulation that redefines “waters of the United States.” The regulation both expands the list of bodies of water that would be covered by the Clean Water Act and also carves out new exceptions for certain land used for agriculture. The proposed bill was passed by the House and awaits committee ...

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History

Apr 13, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 15, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 12, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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