To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to prohibit sewage dumping into the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Sep 28, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 28, 2018
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H.R. 6967 (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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Great Lakes Water Protection Act, H.R. 6967, 115th Cong. (2018).
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