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S. 692 (115th): Water Infrastructure Flexibility Act

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A bill to provide for integrated plan permits, to establish an Office of the Municipal Ombudsman, to promote green infrastructure, and to require the revision of financial capability guidance.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Deb Fischer

Sponsor. Senator for Nebraska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 10, 2017
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
Mar 21, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 5, 2017 but was never passed by the House.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Cardin, Van Hollen Secure Victories for Marylanders as Water Infrastructure Bill Emerges Unanimously from Committee
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Co-sponsor) on May 22, 2018

Van Hollen, Cardin Win Hard-Fought Maryland Priorities in New Water Infrastructure Legislation
    — Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD] on May 9, 2018

EPW Markup Statement: Opening Statement of Senator Carper
    — Sen. Thomas Carper [D-DE] on Apr 5, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 692 will add $15 million in new spending through 2022.

History

Mar 21, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 28, 2017
 
Considered by Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 5, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 5, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 692 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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