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H.R. 2917: Regulatory Certainty Act of 2017

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify when the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency has the authority to prohibit the specification of a defined area, or deny or restrict the use of a defined area for specification, as a disposal site under section 404 of such Act, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Bob Gibbs

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jun 15, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jun 15, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 15, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

9% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 15, 2017
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2917 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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