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H.R. 3387 (115th): Drinking Water System Improvement Act of 2017

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To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to improve public water systems and enhance compliance with such Act, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Gregg Harper

Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2017
Length: 44 pages
Introduced
Jul 25, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

S. 3021: America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 23, 2018. (compare text)
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What legislators are saying

Harper Drinking Water Bill Passes Committee by Unanimous Vote
    — Rep. Gregg Harper [R-MS3, 2009-2018] (Sponsor) on Jul 27, 2017

Tonko Drinking Water Legislation Passes House, Likely to Become Law
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] on Sep 13, 2018

Upton Votes to Reauthorize Safe Drinking Water Act
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] on Sep 13, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3387 will add $9.2 billion in new spending through 2027.

History

Jul 25, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 27, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 1, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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H.R. 3387 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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