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S. 914: Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021

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A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize programs under those Acts, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tammy Duckworth

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2021
Length: 132 pages
Introduced
Mar 23, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Apr 29, 2021

This bill passed in the Senate on April 29, 2021 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Cosponsors

13 Cosponsors (7 Republicans, 6 Democrats)

Prognosis
45% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Joseph Biden [D]: S. 914 – Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021 (Apr 27, 2021)

What legislators are saying

Carper Speaks on Bipartisan Water Infrastructure Bill
    — Sen. Thomas Carper [D-DE] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 29, 2021

Sens. Cruz, Rubio, Scott, Tillis Push for Fair Water Funding Formula Amendment
    — Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX] on Apr 29, 2021

Rubio Blasts Senate Failure to Modernize Outdated, Unfair Water Formula
    — Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] on Apr 29, 2021

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History

Mar 23, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 14, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 29, 2021
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

May 10, 2021
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 914 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 914. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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