SJ0001

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Susquehanna River Basin - Sediment and Nutrient Pollution (National Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act of 2015)

Sponsored by:

Senator Simonaire

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/30 at 3:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Urging the United States Congress to authorize a review of the studies related to the Susquehanna River Basin for the purpose of initiating and funding a project by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to address the transport of sediment and nutrients from the Susquehanna River Basin in order to minimize the pollutant load reaching the Chesapeake Bay from the Susquehanna River; and providing that a copy of the resolution be forwarded by the Department of Legislative Services to specified individuals.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Simonaire, Bates, Brochin, Cassilly, Currie, Eckardt, Edwards, Getty, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, King, Middleton, Montgomery, Norman, Pugh, Raskin, Reilly, Salling, Waugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingRules and Executive Nominations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Chesapeake Bay
Congress, U.S.
Engineers
Federal Government
Interstate Affairs
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Reports
Rivers and Streams
Sediment Control
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November 20, 2015 7:26 P.M.