Water Quality Issues in the 110th Congress: Oversight and Implementation

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This report discusses issues surrounding the Clean Water Act (CWA) of 1972 and programs set up to meet the water quality standards that it outlined. The report focuses specifically on the legislative issues for the 110th Congress in relation to the CWA including the authorization of water infrastructure funding, regulatory protection of wetlands, and other CWA issues that may require separate oversight or legislation. It also includes a brief comparison of the expected appropriations for FY2008 and FY2009.

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29 pages.

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Copeland, Claudia September 18, 2008.

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  • Copeland, Claudia Specialist in Resource and Environmental Policy Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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  • Main Title: Water Quality Issues in the 110th Congress: Oversight and Implementation
  • Series Title: 110th Congress

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This report discusses issues surrounding the Clean Water Act (CWA) of 1972 and programs set up to meet the water quality standards that it outlined. The report focuses specifically on the legislative issues for the 110th Congress in relation to the CWA including the authorization of water infrastructure funding, regulatory protection of wetlands, and other CWA issues that may require separate oversight or legislation. It also includes a brief comparison of the expected appropriations for FY2008 and FY2009.

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29 pages.

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  • September 18, 2008

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  • July 24, 2012, 12:39 p.m.

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Copeland, Claudia. Water Quality Issues in the 110th Congress: Oversight and Implementation, report, September 18, 2008; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc94085/: accessed July 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.