IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
May 22, 2019
Ms. Klobuchar (for herself and Mr. Rubio) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to nonpoint source management, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Local Water Protection Act.
Nonpoint source management programs
Section 319 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1329) is amended by striking subsection (j) and inserting the following:
Authorization of appropriations
There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out subsections (h) and (i) $200,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2020 through 2024, of which not more than $7,500,000 for each fiscal year may be used to carry out subsection (i).
Amounts made available under paragraph (1) shall remain available until expended.