Congress   114
     
Bill #   S1178
     
Sponsor   Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]
     
Title   Defending Rivers from Overreaching Policies Act of 2015
     
Date Introduced 4/30/2015
   
Policy Issue Ocean and Coastal Management
   
Description Summary A bill to prohibit implementation of a proposed rule relating to the definition of the term "waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act, or any substantially similar rule, until a Supplemental Scientific Review Panel and Ephemeral and Intermittent Streams Advisory Committee produce certain reports, and for other purposes. The definition of ‘Waters of the United States’ Under the Clean Water Act includes estuaries.
   
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Date of Action 4/30/2015
   
Latest Action Read twice and referred to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works.
   

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