H.R.2167 - Great Lakes Water Protection Act107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Stupak, Bart [D-MI-1] (Introduced 06/13/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce; Resources|
|Latest Action:||06/25/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Hazardous Materials, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman.|
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Summary: H.R.2167 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Great Lakes Water Protection Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to allow a Great Lakes State to receive an incentive grant under this Act to carry out conservation activities or a grant under the Safe Drinking Water Act to establish a State revolving loan fund only if the State does not issue any oil or gas permit or lease for drilling to extract oil or gas from land beneath the water in any of the Great Lakes.
Introduced in House (06/13/2001)
Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to study the environmental effects of such drilling activity and submit the results of the study to the National Academy of Sciences for review.
Expresses the sense of Congress with respect to action upon receipt of the study.