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H.R. 4653 (114th): Assistance, Quality, and Affordability Act of 2016

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To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to increase assistance for States, water systems, and disadvantaged communities; to encourage good financial and environmental management of water systems; to strengthen the Environmental Protection Agency's ability to enforce the requirements of the Act; and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Paul Tonko

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 29, 2016
Length: 42 pages
Introduced
Feb 29, 2016
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 29, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Tonko, Pallone Release GAO Report on State of Water Infrastructure in Areas of Declining Population
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Sponsor) on Oct 18, 2016

Pallone, Tonko Release GAO Report on State of Water Infrastructure in Areas of Declining Population
    — Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ6] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 18, 2016

Tonko, Pallone Release GAO Report on State of Water Infrastructure in Areas of Declining Population
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Sponsor) on Oct 18, 2016

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History

Feb 29, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4653 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4653. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

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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