Summary: H.R.2565 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2565. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/30/1993)

Great Lakes National Program Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to extend the deadline for the publication of the final Lakewide Management Plan for Lake Michigan and to establish publication deadlines for a final plan for Lake Superior and proposed plans for Lake Erie, Lake Huron, and Lake Ontario.

Directs the Great Lakes National Program Office to: (1) conduct five demonstration projects of promising technologies to remedy contaminated sediments at appropriate sites; (2) conduct chemical, physical, and biological assessments of contaminated sediments at each area of concern and make recommendations on technologies to remedy contaminated sediments; and (3) report findings and recommendations to the Congress.

Extends the authorization of appropriations for the Great Lakes water quality program through FY 2000.