S.272 - EPA Fair Play Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV] (Introduced 02/03/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Latest Action:||02/03/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.|
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Summary: S.272 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/03/2011)
EPA Fair Play Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to remove the authority of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to prohibit the specification of any defined area as a disposal site for discharges of materials into waters of the United States, or to restrict the use of any defined area for specification as a disposal site, once the Secretary of the Army has issued a permit for dredged or fill material.
Makes this Act effective as of October 18, 1972.