US HB1921 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on March 16 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-24 - Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 54 - 3.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Reauthorizes through FY2026 and revises the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program. Under the existing program, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) must develop and fund projects to restore the ecological health of the basin, which is located in Louisiana and Mississippi. The bill requires the EPA to review and revise the basin's comprehensive conservation and management plan at least once every five years. In addition, the bill eliminates a statement of the basin's size.

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Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program, and for other purposes.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-24HouseOrdered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 54 - 3.
2021-03-24HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2021-03-24HouseSubcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Discharged.
2021-03-17HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
2021-03-16HouseReferred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
2021-03-16HouseIntroduced in House

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