Congress   114
     
Bill #   HR1955
     
Sponsor   Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26]
     
Title   Great Lakes Nutrient Removal Assistance Act
     
Date Introduced 04/22/2015
   
Policy Issue Climate Change and Pollution
   
Description Summary This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a program to provide grants to states in the Great Lakes System (i.e., Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin) and municipalities in those states to install nutrient removal technologies at a municipal wastewater treatment facility that has a permitted design capacity to treat an annual average of at least 500,000 gallons of wastewater per day.
   
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Date of Action 04/22/2015
   
Latest Action Introduced in House.
   

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