S.3602 - STOPS Runoff Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] (Introduced 07/15/2010)|
|Committees:||Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/15/2010 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5970) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3602 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/15/2010)
Safe Treatment of Polluted Stormwater Runoff Act or STOPS Runoff Act - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to establish a federal-aid highway runoff pollution management program to ensure that covered federal-aid highway projects are constructed in accordance with certain minimum standards designed to control and treat polluted stormwater runoff.
Authorizes the Secretary to approve state covered highway projects receiving federal funding only if the state provides assurances that it will construct the project in accordance with such standards.