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  1. H.Amdt.37   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment as modified, increases from $1.8 billion to $2.5 billion the authorization level for the grant program that makes funds available for combined sewer overflows and sanitary sewer overflows.
    Sponsor: Rep. Driehaus, Steve [D-OH-1] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Driehaus amendment (A010) as modified Agreed to by voice vote. (text as modified: CR H3374)
  2. H.Amdt.36   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires the OMB Director to submit to Congress a financial report containing an interagency crosscut budget for restoration activities that protect, conserve, or restore water quality in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. In addition, the EPA Administrator would be required to develop and update an adaptive management plan for Chesapeake Bay restoration activities.
    Sponsor: Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Wittman amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
  3. H.Amdt.35   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires certification by a system operator that both water and energy conservation are components of their fiscal sustainability plan.
    Sponsor: Rep. Dahlkemper, Kathleen A. [D-PA-3] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Dahlkemper amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
  4. H.Amdt.34   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires the Director of OMB to study programs authorized by the Act under the Program Assessment Rating Tool or a successor performance assessment tool developed by OMB.
    Sponsor: Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Roskam amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
  5. H.Amdt.33   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires that States, in the development of their priority methodology, give priority to projects that construct bioswales that filter and naturally store stormwater runoff and floodwaters for future water supply and recharge of natural aquifers.
    Sponsor: Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Oberstar amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
  6. H.Amdt.32   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment prohibits earmarking of funds appropriated as a result of the reauthorization of the Water Pollution Control Revolving Loan Funds included in the bill.
    Sponsor: Rep. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ-6] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
  7. H.Amdt.31   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment directs the EPA to convene a task force (EPA, FDA, and others appointed by the Administrator of the EPA) to develop recommendations on the proper disposal of unused pharmaceuticals and a strategy to educate the public on those recommendations. It also permits, at the request of the head of the task force, any federal agency or department to detail personnel to the task force.
    Sponsor: Rep. Miller, Candice S. [R-MI-10] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Miller (MI) amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  8. H.Amdt.30   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires states to use at least 15% (instead of 10% as required in the bill) of each capitalization grant for water pollution control to provide assistance to municipalities of less than 10,000 people to the extent that there are sufficient applications for assistance.
    Sponsor: Rep. Markey, Betsy [D-CO-4] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Markey (CO) amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
  9. H.Amdt.29   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment sought to remove all Davis-Bacon prevailing wage provisions from the bill.
    Sponsor: Rep. Mack, Connie [R-FL-14] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Mack amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 140 - 284 (Roll no. 122).
  10. H.Amdt.28   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment authorizes tribal governments to be eligible for technical and management assistance for small publicly-owned sewerage agencies; amends an existing Clean Water Act authority for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to carry out pilot projects by ensuring that certain "green technology" activities are eligible for controlling stormwater runoff and increases the authorization of appropriations for this authority to $100 million for each of fiscal years 2010 through 2014; clarifies eligibility for construction of energy-efficient or renewable-energy generation technologies at publicly-owned sewerage agencies under the Clean Water State Revolving Fund; provides additional criteria for States to determine "affordability criteria" for waste-water infrastructure projects and activities, including factors related to per capita income and local unemployment rates; provides additional transparency and accountability for expenditures from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund by requiring EPA to conduct, and make publicly available, an annual performance review of expenditures from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund, including a review of the types and categories of projects and activities carried out using the fund, and an estimate of the number of jobs created from proceeds of the fund; strikes a provision related to the collection.of tonnage duties that was unnecessary; authorizes additional studies on the water-related infrastructure needs along the United States-Mexican border region, and the condition of wastewater infrastructure on the Great Lakes; requires States to set-aside 20 percent of combined sewer and sanitary sewer grants to communities that implement green infrastructure or other water and energy efficient improvements; and requires the EPA Administrator to conduct a study on the presence of pharmaceuticals and personal care products in the waters of the United States.
    Sponsor: Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] (Offered 03/12/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/12/09 On agreeing to the Oberstar amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.