H.R.1943 - San Diego Coastal Corrections Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilbray, Brian P. [R-CA-49] (Introduced 06/28/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure | Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 104-192|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/26/1995 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 2 roll call votes|
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Referred in Senate (07/26/1995)
[Congressional Bills 104th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 1943 Referred in Senate (RFS)] 1st Session H. R. 1943 _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES July 26 (legislative day, July 10), 1995 Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works _______________________________________________________________________ AN ACT To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to deem certain municipal wastewater treatment facilities discharging into ocean waters as the equivalent of secondary treatment facilities. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``San Diego Coastal Corrections Act of 1995''. SEC. 2. COASTAL DISCHARGES. Section 304(d) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1314(d)) is amended by adding at the end the following: ``(5) Coastal discharges.--For purposes of this subsection, any municipal wastewater treatment facility shall be deemed the equivalent of a secondary treatment facility if each of the following requirements is met: ``(A) The facility employs chemically enhanced primary treatment. ``(B) The facility, on the date of the enactment of this paragraph, discharges through an ocean outfall into an open marine environment greater than 4 miles offshore into a depth greater than 300 feet. ``(C) The facility's discharge is in compliance with all local and State water quality standards for the receiving waters. ``(D) The facility's discharge will be subject to an ocean monitoring program acceptable to relevant Federal and State regulatory agencies.''. Passed the House of Representatives July 25, 1995. Attest: ROBIN H. CARLE, Clerk.