H.R.3184 - Puget Sound Watershed Comprehensive Conservation Project Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] (Introduced 07/26/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture | Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||08/03/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.|
This bill has the status Passed House
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- Passed House
Subject — Policy Area:
- Water Resources Development
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Summary: H.R.3184 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (07/30/2007)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)
Puget Sound Watershed Comprehensive Conservation Project Act of 2007 - Requires the Secretary of Agriculture to: (1) carry out a competitive grant program for the Puget Sound area to provide comprehensive conservation planning to address water quality; and (2) enter into cooperative agreements with state and local governments, Indian tribes, or non-governmental entities with a history of working with agricultural producers to carry out projects under the program.
Authorizes the Secretary to: (1) provide project demonstration grants, provide technical assistance, and carry out information and education programs to improve water quality in the area by reducing soil erosion and improving sediment control; and (2) provide a priority for projects and activities that directly reduce soil erosion or improve water quality.