To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to prohibit certain discharges of dredged material into the Great Lakes System, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Apr 23, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 23, 2015
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H.R. 1990 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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