H.R. 4149: Discouraging Frivolous Lawsuits Act

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act with respect to citizen suits and the specification of disposal sites, and for other purposes.

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Dec 1, 2015


Referred to Committee on Dec 1, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on December 1, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Tom Rice

Representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2015
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Dec 1, 2015

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H.R. 4149 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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