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H.R. 1331: Local Water Protection Act

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To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to nonpoint source management, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Angie Craig

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Feb 25, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 8, 2019

This bill passed in the House on April 8, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congresswoman Angie Craig’s Bipartisan Bill to Reduce Water Pollution Moves Out of Committee
    — Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2] (Sponsor) on Mar 27, 2019

My Votes – Week of April 8
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Apr 13, 2019

Mucarsel-Powell Votes to Support the Coast Guard, Improve Aviation Safety, and Protect Local Water Quality
    — Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell [D-FL26] on Mar 27, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1331 will add $1 billion in new spending through 2029.

History

Feb 25, 2019
 
Introduced

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Mar 27, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 8, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Apr 8, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1331 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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