H.R. 1990: Protecting Our Great Lakes Act

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to prohibit certain discharges of dredged material into the Great Lakes System, and for other purposes.

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Apr 23, 2015


Referred to Committee on Apr 23, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 23, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Robert Latta

Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2015
Length: 4 pages


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Apr 23, 2015

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Reported by Committee

Passed House

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 1990 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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