S. 1700 (114th): Mitigation Facilitation Act of 2015

A bill to require the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to establish a program to provide loans and loan guarantees to enable eligible public entities to purchase credits from mitigation banks or in-lieu fee programs or acquire interests in real property that are acquired pursuant to mitigation projects required under certain Federal Water Pollution Control Act permits, and for other purposes.

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Jun 25, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lisa Murkowski

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2015
Length: 5 pages


Jun 25, 2015

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