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H.R. 2247: PUGET SOS Act

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To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide assistance for programs and activities to protect the water quality of Puget Sound, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Denny Heck

Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2019
Length: 32 pages
Introduced
Apr 10, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Sep 19, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 19, 2019.

Prognosis
6% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2247 will add $250 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Apr 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 14, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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H.R. 2247 is 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.

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