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106th Congress

 House Acts Referred to the Committee, 106th Congress

SENATE BILLS REFERRED TO THE
COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS

Number

Date of Introduction

Sponsor

Bill Title

S. Res. 146

 July 15, 1999

Chafee

 An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

S. Res. 188

September 24, 1999

Edwards

 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that additional assistance should be provided to the victims of Hurricane Floyd.

S. Res. 215

November 2, 1999

Lott

A resolution making changes to Senate committees for the 106th Congress.

S. J. Res. 50

July 17, 1999

Crapo

A joint resolution to disapprove a final rule promulgated by the Environmental Protection Agency concerning water pollution.

S. 20

 January 19, 1999

Lautenberg

 A bill to assist the States and local governments in assessing and remediating brownfield sites and encouraging environmental cleanup programs.

S. 49

 January 19, 1999

Stevens

 A bill to amend the wetlands program under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide credit for the low wetlands loss rate in Alaska and recognize the significant extent of wetlands conservation in Alaska property owners, and to ease the burden on overly regulated Alaskan cities, boroughs, municipalities, and villages.

S. 67

 January 19, 1999

Moynihan

A bill to designate the headquarters building of the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, District of Columbia, as the "Robert C. Weaver Federal Building".

S. 105

 January 19, 1999

Snowe

 A bill to deauthorize certain portions of the project for navigation, Bass Harbor, Maine.

S. 106

 January 19, 1999

Snowe

 A bill to amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1996 to deauthorize the remainder of the project at East Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

S. 107

 January 19, 1999

Snowe

 A bill to deauthorize the project for navigation, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

S. 108

 January 19, 1999

Snowe

 A bill to modify, and to deauthorize certain portions of, the project for navigation at Wells Harbor, Maine.

S. 123

 January 19, 1999

Feingold

 A bill to phase out Federal funding of the Tennessee Valley Authority.

S. 148

 January 19, 1999

Abraham

 A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to establish a program to provide assistance in the conservation of neotropical migratory birds.

S. 171

 January 19, 1999

Moynihan

 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to limit the concentration of sulfur in gasoline used in motor vehicles.

S. 172

 January 19, 1999

Moynihan

 A bill to reduce acid deposition under the Clean Air Act.

S. 188

 January 19, 1999

Wyden

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize the use of State revolving loan funds for construction of water conservation and quality improvements.

S. 222

 January 19, 1999

Lautenberg

 A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to provide for a national standard to prohibit the operation of motor vehicles by intoxicated individuals.

S. 266

 January 20, 1999

Feinstein

 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to permit the exclusive application of California State regulations regarding reformulated gasoline in certain areas within the State.

S. 267

 January 20, 1999

Feinstein

 A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to give highest priority to petroleum contaminants in drinking water in issuing corrective action orders under the response program for petroleum.

S. 268

 January 20, 1999

Feinstein

 A bill to specify the effective date of and require an amendment to the final rule of the Environmental Protection Agency regulating exhaust emissions from new spark-ignition gasoline marine engines.

S. 272

 January 21, 1999

Boxer

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 1301 Clay Street in Oakland, California, as the "Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building".

S. 294

 January 22, 1999

Wyden

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Army to develop and implement a comprehensive program for fish screens and passage devices.

S. 352

 February 3, 1999

Thomas

A bill to amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to require that Federal agencies consult with State agencies and county and local governments on environmental impact statements.

S. 392

 February 8, 1999

Murray

A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at West 920 Riverside Avenue in Spokane, Washington, as the "Thomas S. Foley Federal Building and United States Courthouse", and the plaza at the south entrance of that building and courthouse as the "Walter F. Horan Plaza".

S. 437

 February 22, 1999

Reid

A bill to designate the United States courthouse under construction at 338 Las Vegas Boulevard South in Las Vegas, Nevada, as the "Lloyd D. George United States Courthouse."

S. 453

 February 24, 1999

Murkowski

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 709 West 9th Street in Juneau, Alaska, as the "Hurff A. Saunders Federal Building".

S. 460

 February 24, 1999

Lugar

A bill to designate the United States courthouse located at 401 South Michigan Street in South Bend, Indiana, as the "Robert K. Rodibaugh United States Bankruptcy Courthouse".

S. 492

 March 2, 1999

Sarbanes

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Act to assist in the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.

S. 493

March 2, 1999

Sarbanes

A bill to require the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to evaluate, develop, and implement pilot projects in Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina to address problems associated with toxic microorganisms in tidal and non-tidal wetlands and waters.

S. 495

March 2, 1999

Bond

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to repeal the highway sanctions.

S. 507

March 2, 1999

Warner

A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States.

S. 522

 March 3, 1999

Lautenberg

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve the quality of beaches and coastal recreation water.

S. 533

 March 4, 1999

Robb

A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to authorize local governments and Governors to restrict receipt of out-of-State municipal solid waste.

S. 547

 March 4, 1999

Chafee

Chafee A bill to authorize the President to enter into agreements to provide regulatory credit for voluntary early action to mitigate potential environmental impacts from greenhouse gas emissions.

S. 559

 March 8, 1999

Gramm

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 33 East 8th Street in Austin, Texas, as the "J.J. `Jake' Pickle Federal Building".

S. 574

 March 10, 1999

Biden

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to make corrections to a map relating to the Coastal Barrier Resources System.

S. 583

 March 10, 1999

Chafee

A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize programs for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control Federal costs of disaster assistance.

S. 623

 March 16, 1999

Conrad

A bill to amend Public Law 89-108 to increase authorization levels for State and Indian tribal, municipal, rural, and industrial water supplies, to meet current and future water quantity and quality needs of the Red River Valley, to deauthorize certain project features and irrigation service areas, to enhance natural resources and fish and wildlife habitat.

S. 645

 March 17, 1999

Feinstein

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to waive the oxygen content requirement for reformulated gasoline that results in no greater emissions of air pollutants than reformulated gasoline meeting the oxygen content requirement.

S. 663

 March 18, 1999

Specter

A bill to impose certain limitations on the receipt of out-of-State municipal solid waste, to authorize State and local controls over the flow of municipal solid waste.

S. 669

 March 19, 1999

Coverdell

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to ensure compliance by Federal facilities with pollution control requirements.

S. 673

 March 19, 1999

Leahy

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish requirements concerning the operation of fossil fuel-fired electric utility steam generating units, commercial and industrial boiler units, solid waste incineration units, medical waste incinerators, hazardous waste combustors, chlor-alkali plants, and Portland cement plants to reduce emissions of mercury to the environment.

S. 701

 March 24, 1999

Moynihan

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 290 Broadway in New York, New York, as the "Ronald H. Brown Federal Building."

S. 724

 March 25, 1999

Inhofe

A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to clarify that underground injection does not include certain activities.

S. 733

 March 25, 1999

Torricelli

A bill to enact the Passaic River Basin Flood Management Program.

S. 754

 Apr. 15, 1999

Edwards

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 310 New Bern Avenue in Raleigh, North Carolina, as the "Terry Sanford Federal Building".

S. 775

 Apr. 13, 1999

Torricelli

A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to conduct a feasibility study for applying airport bubbles as a method of identifying, assessing, and reducing the adverse environmental impacts of airport ground and flight operations and improving the overall quality of the environment.

S. 790

 Apr. 13, 1999

Lautenberg

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require manufacturers of bottled water to submit annual reports.

S. 829

 Apr. 19, 1999

Snowe

A bill to deauthorize the project for navigation, Searsport Harbor, Searsport, Maine.

S. 830

 Apr. 19, 1999

Snowe

A bill to deauthorize the project for navigation, Carvers Harbor, Vinalhaven, Maine.

S. 835

 Apr. 20, 1999

Chafee

A bill to encourage the restoration of estuary habitat through more efficient project financing and enhanced coordination of Federal and non-Federal restoration programs.

S. 857

 Apr. 22, 1999

Coverdell

A bill to amend the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 to cover Federal facilities.

S. 858

 Apr. 22, 1999

Coverdell

A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 18 Greenville Street in Newman, Georgia, as the "Lewis R. Morgan Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

S. 859

 Apr. 22, 1999

Jeffords

A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to require a refund value for certain beverage containers, to provide resources for State pollution prevention and recycling programs.

S. 867

 Apr. 22, 1999

Roth

A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness.

S. 872

 Apr. 22, 1999

Voinovich

A bill to impose certain limits on the receipt of out-of-State municipal solid waste, to authorize State and local controls over the flow of municipal solid waste.

S. 878

 Apr. 26, 1999

Torricelli

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to permit grants for the national estuary program to be used for the development and implementation of a comprehensive conservation and management plan, to reauthorize appropriations to carry out the program.

S. 880

 Apr. 26, 1999

Inhofe

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to remove flammable fuels from the list of substances with respect to which reporting and other activities are required under the risk management plan program.

S. 914

 Apr. 29, 1999

Smith of NH

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to require that discharges from combined storm and sanitary sewers conform to the Combined Sewer Overflow Control Policy of the Environmental Protection Agency.

S. 947

 May 3, 1999

Hollings

A bill to amend Federal law regarding the tolling of the Interstate Highway System.

S. 968

 May 5, 1999

Graham

A bill to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to State agencies with responsibility for water source development, for the purposes of maximizing the available water supply and protecting the environment through the development of alternative water sources.

S. 1005

 May 11, 1999

Lautenberg

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to provide for national minimum sentences for individuals convicted of operating motor vehicles under the influence of alcohol.

S. 1006

 May 11, 1999

Torricelli

A bill to end the use of conventional steel-jawed leghold traps on animals in the United States.

S. 1037

 May 13, 1999

Boxer

A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to provide for a gradual reduction in the use of methyl tertiary butyl ether.

S. 1053

 May 5, 1999

Bond

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to incorporate certain provisions of the transportation conformity regulations, as in effect on March 1, 1999.

S. 1077

 May 19, 1999

Schumer

A bill to designate the new Amtrak station in New York, New York, to Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

S. 1090

 May 20, 1999

Chafee

A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Liability, and Compensation Act of 1980.

S. 1100

 May 20, 1999

Chafee

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that the designation of critical habitat for endangered and threatened species be required as part of the development of recovery plans for those species.

S. 1105

 May 24, 1999

Baucus

A bill to assist local governments and States in assessing and remediating brownfield sites, increase fairness and reduce litigation.

S. 1109

 May 24, 1999

McConnell

A bill to conserve global bear populations by prohibiting the importance, exportation, and interstate trade of bear viscera and items, products, or substances containing, or labeled or advertised as containing, bear viscera.

S. 1112

 May 24, 1999

Boxer

A bill to protect children and other vulnerable subpopulations from exposure to environmental pollutants, to protect children from exposure to pesticides in schools, and to provide parents with information concerning toxic chemicals that pose risks to children.

S. 1119

 May 25, 1999

Breaux

A bill to amend the Act of August 9, 1950, to continue funding of the Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration Act.

S. 1144

 May 27, 1999

Voinovich

A bill to provide increased flexibility in use of highway funding.

S. 1149

 May 27, 1999

Lautenberg

A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to increase consumer confidence in safe drinking water and source water assessments.

S. 1278

 June 24, 1999

Frist

A bill to amend the Tennessee Valley Authority Act of 1933 to modify provisions relating to the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority.

S. 1279

 June 24, 1999

Kerrey

A bill to improve the environmental quality and public use and appreciation of the Missouri River and to provide additional authority to the Army Corps of Engineers to protect, enhance, and restore fish and wildlife habitat on the Missouri River.

S. 1280

 June 24, 1999

Boxer

A bill to terminate the exemption of certain contractors and other entities from civil penalties for violations of nuclear safety requirements under Atomic Energy Act of 1954.

S. 1305

 June 30, 1999

Thomas

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to improve the process for listing, recovery planning, and delisting.

S. 1311

 June 30, 1999

Murkowski

A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish an eleventh region of the Environmental Protection Agency, comprised solely of the State of Alaska.

S. 1323

 July 1, 1999

McConnell

A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to ensure that certain Federal power customers are provided protection by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

S. 1325

 July 1, 1999

Frist

A bill to amend the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965 to add Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Perry and Wayne counties, Tennessee, to the Appalachian region.

S. 1356

 July 13, 1999

Moynihan

A bill to amend the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 to clarify the limitation on the dumping of dredged material in Long Island Sound.

S. 1398

 July 20, 1999

Helms

A bill to clarify certain boundaries on maps relating to the Coastal Barriers Resources System.

S. 1405

 July 20, 1999

Warner

A bill to amend the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Authority Act of 1995 to provide an authorization of contract authority for fiscal years 2004 through 2007.

S. 1470

 July 30, 1999

Lautenberg

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to ensure that adequate actions are taken to detect, prevent, and minimize the consequences of accidental releases that result from criminal activity that may cause substantial harm to public health, safety, and the environment.

S. 1528

 August 5, 1999

Lott

A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to clarify liability under that Act for certain recycling transactions.

S. 1537

 August 5, 1999

Chafee

A bill to reauthorize and amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980.

S. 1567

 September 8, 1999

Coverdell

A bill to designate the United States Courthouse located at 223 Broad Street in Albany, Georgia, as the "C.B. King United States Courthouse."

S. 1595

 September 16, 1999

Kyl

A bill to designate the United States Courthouse at 401 West Washington Street in Phoenix, Arizona, as the "Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse."

S. 1621

 September 22, 1999

Landrieu

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize funding to carry out certain water quality projects for Lake Ponchartrain Basin, Louisiana.

S. 1622

 September 22, 1999

Lincoln

A bill to provide economic, planning, and coordination assistance needed for the development of the lower Mississippi River region.

S. 1627

 September 23, 1999

Inhofe

A bill to extend the authority of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to collect fees through 2004.

S. 1632

 September 23, 1999

Lieberman

A bill to extend the authorization of appropriations for activities at Long Island Sound.

S. 1647

 September 28, 1999

Coverdell

A bill to amend the National Highway System Designation Act of 1995 to remove a restriction on the eligibility of certain activities for funding from the Highway Trust Fund.

S. 1652

 September 28, 1999

Chafee

A bill to designate the Old Executive Office Building located at 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, in Washington, District of Columbia, as the Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building.

S. 1653

 September 28, 1999

Chafee

A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Establishment Act.

S. 1691

 October 5, 1999

Inhofe

A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize programs for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance.

S. 1699

 October 6, 1999

Voinovich

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize appropriations for State water pollution control revolving funds.

S. 1706

October 7, 1999

Hutchison

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exclude from stormwater regulation certain areas and activities, and to improve the regulation and limit the liability of local governments concerning co-permitting and the implementation of control measures.

S. 1730

October 14, 1999

Chafee

 An original bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide that certain environmental reports shall continue to be required to be submitted.

S. 1731

October 14, 1999

Chafee

 An original bill to amend the Clean Air Act to provide that certain environmental reports shall continue to be required to be submitted.

S. 1743

October 18, 1999

Cleland

A bill to amend the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century to authorize the State of Georgia to participate in the State infrastructure bank pilot program.

S. 1744

October 18, 1999

Chafee

 An original bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that certain species conservation reports shall continue to be submitted.

S. 1752

October 20, 1999

Chafee

A bill to reauthorize and amend the Coastal Barrier Resources Act.

S. 1763

October 21, 2000

Allard

A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to reauthorize the Office of Ombudsman of the Environmental Protection Agency.

S. 1786

October 26, 1999

Lautenberg

A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to establish a grant program for assisting small business and agricultural enterprises in meeting disaster-related expenses.

S. 1787

October 26, 1999

Baucus

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve water quality on abandoned or inactive mined land.

S. 1793

October 26, 1999

Domenici

A bill to ensure that there will be adequate funding for the decommissioning of nuclear power facilities.

S. 1794

October 26, 1999

Thomas

A bill to designate the Federal courthouse at 145 East Simpson Avenue in Jackson, Wyoming, as the "Clifford P. Hansen Federal Courthouse."

S. 1862

November 4, 1999

Jeffords

A bill entitled "Vermont Infrastructure Bank Program."

S. 1886

November 9, 1999

Inhofe

 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to permit the Governor of a State to waive the oxygen content requirement for reformulated gasoline, to encourage development of voluntary standards to prevent and control releases of methyl tertiary butyl ether from underground storage tanks.

S. 1896

November 9, 1999

Leahy

A bill to amend the Public Buildings Act of 1959 to give first priority to the location of Federal facilities in central business areas.

S. 1899

November 10, 1999

Campbell

A bill to redesignate the Federal Emergency Management Agency as the "Federal Fire and Emergency Management Agency", and to amend the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 to authorize the Director of the Federal Fire and Emergency Management Agency to make grants to local fire departments for the purpose of protecting the public and firefighting personnel against fire and fire-related hazards.

S. 1915

November 10, 1999

Jeffords

 A bill to enhance the services provided by the Environmental Protection Agency to small communities that are attempting to comply with national, State, and local environmental regulations.

S. 1945

November 17, 1999

Bond

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to require consideration under the congestion mitigation and air quality improvement program of the extent to which a proposed project or program reduces sulfur or atmospheric carbon emissions, to make renewable fuel projects eligible under that program.

S. 1946

November 17, 1999

Inhofe

A bill to amend the National Environmental Education Act to redesignate that Act as the "John H. Chafee Environmental Education Act", to establish the John H. Chafee Memorial Fellowship Program, to extend the programs under that Act.

S. 1990

November 19, 1999

Boxer

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 501 I Street in Sacramento, California, as the "Joe Serna, Jr. United States Courthouse and Federal Building".

S. 2016

January 31, 2000

Domenici

A bill to authorize appropriations for, and to improve the operation of, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

S. 2027

February 3, 2000

Burns

 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Army to design and construct a warm water fish hatchery at Fort Peck Lake, Montana.

S. 2041

February 8, 2000

Lincoln

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt discharges from certain silvicultrual activities from permit requirements of the national pollutant discharge elimination system.

S. 2088

February 23, 2000

Cleland

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act and titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to provide for continued authorization of funding of transportation projects after a lapse in transportation conformity.

S. 2093

February 24, 2000

Domenici

A bill to amend the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century to ensure that full obligation authority is provided for the Indian reservation roads program.

S. 2139

March 2, 2000

Hutchinson

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt agricultural stormwater and silviculture operation discharges from the requirement for a permit under the pollutant discharge elimination system.

S. 2216

March 8, 2000

Campbell

A bill to direct the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to require, as a condition of any financial assistance provided by the Agency on a nonemergency basis for a construction project, that products used in the project be produced in the United States.

S. 2228

March 9, 2000

Murray

A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to conduct studies and to carry out ecosystem restoration and other protective measures within Puget Sound, Washington, and adjacent waters.

S. 2233

March 9, 2000

Fitzgerald

A bill to prohibit the use of, and provide for remediation of water contaminated by, methyl tertiary butyl ether.

S. 2260

March 21, 2000

Coverdell

A bill to allow property owners to maintain existing structures designed for human habitation at Lake Sidney Lanier, Georgia.

S. 2278

March 23, 2000

Lincoln

A bill to reauthorize the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act of 1994.

S. 2291

March 23, 2000

Daschle

A bill to provide assistance for efforts to improve conservation of, recreation in, erosion control of, and maintenance of fish and wildlife habitat of the Missouri River in the State of South Dakota.

S. 2292

March 23, 2000

Inhofe

A bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to renew the authority of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to indemnify its licensees.

S. 2296

March 27, 2000

Crapo

A bill to provide grants for special environmental assistance for the regulation of communities and habitat (SEARCH) to small communities.

S. 2297

March 27, 2000

Crapo

A bill to reauthorize the Water Resources Research Act of 1984.

S. 2309

March 28, 2000

Daschle

A bill to establish a commission to assess the performance of the performance of the civil works function of the Secretary of the Army.

S. 2335

March 30, 2000

Lincoln Chafee

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Army to carry out a program to provide assistance in the remediation and restoration of brownfields.

S. 2362

April 5, 2000

Voinovich

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to consider risk assessments and cost-benefit analyses as part of the process of establishing a new or revised air quality standard.

S. 2368

April 6, 2000

Frist

A bill to authorize studies on water supply management and development.

S. 2370

April 6, 2000

Schumer

A bill to designate the Federal Building located at 500 Pearl Street in New York City, New York, as the "Daniel Patrick Moynihan United States Courthouse".

S. 2384

April 11, 2000

Torricelli

A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to require the use of dredged material in the construction of federally funded transportation projects.

S. 2385

April 11, 2000

Torricelli

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Army to establish a program to market dredged material.

S. 2389

April 11, 2000

Roth

A bill to provide additional assistance for fire and emergency services.

S. 2416

April 13, 2000

Ashcroft

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 2201 C Street, Northwest, in the District of Columbia, which serves as headquarters for the Department of State, as the "Harry S. Truman Federal Building".

S. 2417

April 13, 2000

Crapo

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to increase funding for State nonpoint source pollution control programs.

S. 2433

April 13, 2000

Landrieu

A bill to establish the Red River National Wildlife Refuge.

S. 2437

April 13, 2000

Smith, NH

A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States.

S. 2441

April 13, 2000

Bond

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to establish a program for fisheries habitat protection, restoration, and enhancement.

S. 2462

April 25, 2000

Landrieu

A bill to provide for the establishment of the Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana.

S. 2472

April 26, 2000

Shelby

A bill to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to restore certain penalties under the Act.

S. 2503

May 4, 2000

Daschle

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to authorize States to regulate harmful fuel additives and to require fuel to contain fuel made from renewable sources, to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to require that at least 85 percent of funds appropriated to the Environmental Protection Agency from the Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund be distributed to States to carry out cooperative agreements for undertaking corrective action and for enforcement of subtitle I of that Act.

S. 2504

May 4, 2000

Craig

A bill to amend title VI of the Clean Air Act with respect to the phase-out schedule for methyl bromide.

S. 2543

May 11, 2000

Jeffords

A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include airplane and rail accidents within the meaning of the term "major disaster".

S. 2546

May 11, 2000

Bond

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the use of methyl tertiary butyl ether, to provide flexibility within the oxygenate requirement of the reformulated gasoline program of the Environmental Protection Agency, to promote the use of renewable ethanol.

S. 2570

May 16, 2000

Frist

A bill to provide for the fair and equitable treatment of the Tennessee Valley Authority and its ratepayers in the event of restructuring of the electric utility industry.

S. 2590

May 18, 2000

Voinovich

A bill to reauthorize and amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980.

S. 2609

May 23, 2000

Craig

A bill to amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act to enhance the funds available for grants to States for fish and wildlife conservation projects, and to increase opportunities for recreational hunting, bow hunting, trapping, archery, and fishing, by eliminating chances for waste, fraud, abuse, mal-administration, and unauthorized expenditures for administration and implementation of those Acts.

S. 2634

May 25, 2000

Bond

A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to provide liability relief to small businesses.

S. 2683

June 6, 2000

Snowe

A bill to de-authorize a portion of the project for navigation, Kennebunk River, Maine.

S. 2684

June 6, 2000

Snowe

A bill to re-designate and re-authorize as anchorage certain portions of the project for navigation, Narraguagus River, Millbridge, Maine.

S. 2700

June 8, 2000

Lincoln Chafee

A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to promote the cleanup and reuse of brownfields, to provide financial assistance for brownfields revitalization, to enhance State response programs.

S. 2704

June 8, 2000

Kerrey

A bill to provide additional authority to the Army Corps of Engineers to protect, enhance, and restore fish and wildlife habitat on the Missouri River and to improve the environmental quality and public use and appreciation of the Missouri River.

S. 2711

June 12, 2000

Graham

A bill to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to the Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority and other appropriate agencies for the purpose of improving water quality throughout the marine ecosystem of the Florida Keys.

S. 2723

June 13, 2000

Inhofe

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to permit the Governor of a State to waive oxygen content requirement for reformulated gasoline, to encourage development of voluntary standards to prevent and control releases of methyl tertiary butyl ether from underground storage tanks, to establish a program to phase out the use of methyl tertiary butyl ether.

S. 2724

June 13, 2000

Jeffords

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Army to carry out an assessment of State, municipal, and private dams in the State of Vermont and to make modifications to the dams.

S. 2736

June 15, 2000

Domenici

A bill to provide compensation for victims of the fire initiated by the National Park Service at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico.

S. 2750

June 19, 2000

Reid

A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Secretary of the Army, the Secretary of Agriculture, and the Secretary of the Interior to participate constructively in the implementation of the Las Vegas Wash Wetland Restoration and Lake Mead Water Quality Improvement Project, Nevada.

S. 2756

June 21, 2000

Robb

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to establish a National Clean Water Trust Fund and to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to use amounts in the Fund to carry out projects to promote the recovery of waters of the United States from damage resulting from violations of that Act.

S. 2796

June 28, 2000

Voinovich

A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States.

S. 2797

June 28, 2000

Smith, NH

A bill to authorize a comprehensive Everglades restoration plan.

S. 2800

June 28, 2000

Lautenberg

A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish an integrated environmental reporting system.

S. 2847

July 11, 2000

Abraham

A bill to modify the River and Harbor Act of 1886 to authorize Corps of Engineer authority over an extended portion of the Clinton River.

S. 2878

July 17, 2000

Smith, NH

A bill to commemorate the centennial of the establishment of the first national wildlife refuge in the United States on March 14, 1903.

S. 2880

July 17, 2000

Conrad

A bill to provide construction assistance for a project for a water transmission line from the Missouri River to the city of Williston, North Dakota.

S. 2892

July 19, 2000

Schumer

A bill to designate the Federal building located at 158-15 Liberty Avenue in Jamaica, Queens, New York, as the "Floyd H. Flake Federal Building".

S. 2921

July 25, 2000

McCain

A bill to provide for management and leadership training, the provision of assistance and resources for policy analysis, and other appropriate activities in the training of Native American and Alaska Native professionals in health care and public policy.

S. 2934

July 26, 2000

Torricelli

A bill to provide for the assessment of an increased civil penalty in a case in which a person or entity that is the subject of a civil environmental enforcement action has previously violated an environmental law or in a case in which a violation of an environmental law results in a catastrophic event.

S. 2944

July 27, 2000

Breaux

A bill to clarify that certain penalties provided for in the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 are the exclusive criminal penalties for any action or activity that may arise or occur in connection with certain discharges of oil or a hazardous substance.

S. 2948

July 27, 2000

Inhofe

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to establish a program for wetland mitigation banking.

S. 2962

July 27, 2000

Smith, NH

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to address problems concerning methyl tertiary butyl ether.

S. 2971

July 27, 2000

Harkin

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to phase out the use of methyl tertiary butyl ether in fuels or fuel additives, to promote the use of renewable fuels.

S. 3032

September 12, 2000

Smith, NH

A bill to reauthorize the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act of 1994.

S. 3036

September 12, 2000

Torricelli

A bill to assure that recreation and other economic benefits are accorded the same weight as hurricane and storm damage reduction benefits as well as environmental restoration benefits.

S. 3109

September 26, 2000

Murray

A bill to designate the United States courthouse located at 1010 Fifth Avenue in Seattle, Washington, as the "William Kenzo Nakamura United States Courthouse".

S. 3140

September 28, 2000

McConnell

A bill to transfer administrative jurisdiction over land of the Tennessee Valley Authority within the Daniel Boone National Forest to the Secretary of Agriculture and compensate the Authority for the transfer.

S. 3156

October 3, 2000

Lautenberg

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to ensure the recovery of the declining biological diversity of the United States, to reaffirm and strengthen the commitment of the United States to protect wildlife, to safeguard the economic and ecological future of children of the United States, and to provide certainty to local governments, communities, and individuals in their planning and economic development efforts.

S. 3173

October 5, 2000

Smith, NH

A bill to improve the implementation of the environmental streamlining provisions of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century.

S. 3195

October 12, 2000

Moynihan

A bill to establish the United States Open Society Commission.

S. 3218

October 18, 2000

McConnell

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to exclude beverage alcohol compounds emitted from aging warehouses from the definition of volatile organic compounds.

S. 3266

October 31, 2000

Breaux

A bill to amend the Delta Development Act to expand the area covered by the Lower Mississippi Development Commission to include Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana.


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EPW Legislative Calendar, 106th Congress

Number

Date of Referral to EPW

House Sponsor

Bill Title

H.R. 34

 November 19, 1999

Goss

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to make technical corrections to a map relating to the Coastal Barrier Resources System.

H.R. 92

 February 24, 1999

Coble

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 251 North Main Street in Winston Salem, North Carolina, as the "Hiram H. Ward Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

H.R. 118

 May 5, 1999

Doggett

To designate the Federal building located at 300 East 8th Street in Austin, Texas as the "J.J. `Jake' Pickle Federal Building."

H.R. 130

March 24, 1999

Engel

To designate the United States Courthouse located at 40 Centre Street in New York, New York as the "Thurgood Marshall United States Courthouse."

H.R. 158

 February 24, 1999

Hill

To designate the Federal Courthouse located at 316 North 26th Street in Billings, Montana, as the "James F. Battin Federal Courthouse".

H.R. 233

 February 24, 1999

Reyes

To designate the Federal building located at 700 East San Antonio Street in El Paso, Texas, as the "Richard C. White Federal Building".

H.R. 396

 February 24, 1999

Miller, of Calif.

To designate the Federal building located at 1301 Clay Street in Oakland, California, as the "Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building".

H.R. 560

 May 5, 1999

Romero-Barcelo

To designate the Federal building located at 300 Recinto Sur Street in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, as the "Jose V. Toledo United States Post Office and Courthouse".

H.R. 673

 May 8, 2000

Deutsch

To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to the Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority and other appropriate agencies for the purpose of improving water quality throughout the marine ecosystem of the Florida Keys.

H.R. 686

 May 5, 1999

Ortiz

To designate a United States courthouse in Brownsville, Texas, as the "Garza-Vela United States Courthouse".

H.R. 707

 March 4, 1999

Fowler.

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize a program for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance.

H.R. 751

March 24, 1999

Toomey

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 504 Hamilton Street in Allentown, Pennsylvania as the "Edward N. Cahn Federal Building and United States Courthouse."

H.R. 809

June 28, 2000

Traficant

To amend the Act of June 1, 1948, to provide for reform of the Federal Protective Service.

H.R. 828

October 6, 2000

Barcia

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to require that discharges from combined storm and sanitary sewers conform to the Combined Sewer Overflow Control Policy of the Environmental Protection Agency.

H.R. 910

March 29, 2000

Dreier

An act to authorize the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers and in coordination with other Federal agency heads, to participate in the funding and implementation of a balanced, long-term solution to the problems of groundwater contamination, water supply, and reliability affecting the San Gabriel groundwater basin in California.

H.R. 911

April 15, 1999

Etheridge

An act to designate the Federal building located at 310 New Bern Avenue in Raleigh, North Carolina, as hte "Terry Sanford Federal Building".

H.R. 999

April 22, 1999

Bilbray

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve the quality of coastal recreation waters.

H.R. 1106

May 8, 2000

Thurman

An act to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to State agencies with responsibility for water source development for the purpose of maximizing available water supply and protecting the environment through the development of alternative water sources.

H.R. 1121

May 5, 1999

Collins

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 18 Greenville Street in Newnan, Georgia, as the "Lewis R. Morgan Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

H.R. 1162

May 5, 1999

Lewis, of KY

To designate the bridge on United States Route 231 that crosses the Ohio River between Maceo, Kentucky, and Rockport, Indiana, as the "William H. Natcher Bridge".

H.R. 1237

May 9, 2000

Saxton

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to permit grants for the national estuary program to be used for the development and implementation of a comprehensive conservation and management plan, to reauthorize appropriations to carry out the program.

H.R. 1279

March 29, 2000

Bennie Thompson

To designate the Federal building and United States post office located at 236 Sharkey Street in Clarksdale, Mississippi, as the "Aaron E. Henry Federal Building and United States Post Office".

H.R. 1359

April 4, 2000

Traficant

An act to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse to be constructed at 10 East Commerce Street in Youngstown, Ohio, as the "Frank J. Battisti and Nathaniel R. Jones Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

H.R. 1405

May 4, 2000

Brown of OH

To designate the Federal building located at 143 West Liberty Street, Medina, Ohio, as the "Donald J. Pease Federal Building".

H.R. 1431

September 22, 1999

Saxton

To reauthorize and amend the Coastal Barrier Resources Act.

H.R. 1480

May 4, 1999

Shuster

To provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the United States Army Corps of Engineers to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States.

H.R. 1605

April 4, 2000

Hutchinson

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 402 North Walnut Street in Harrison, Arkansas, as the "J. Smith Henley Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

H.R. 1729

May 4, 2000

Goode

To designate the Federal facility located at 1301 Emmet Street in Charlottesville, Virginia, as the "Pamela B. Gwin Hall".

H.R. 1775

September 13, 2000

Gilchrest

To catalyze restoration of estuary habitat through more efficient financing of projects and enhanced coordination of Federal and non-Federal restoration programs.

H.R. 1901

May 4, 2000

Traficant

To designate the United States border station located in Pharr, Texas, as the "Kika de la Garza United States Border Station".

H.R. 1959

July 21, 2000

Gonzales

To designate the Federal building located at 743 East Durango Boulevard in San Antonio, Texas, as the "Adrian A. Spears Judicial Training Center".

H.R. 2328

April 13, 2000

Sweeney

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Clean Lakes Program.

H.R. 2412

March 29, 2000

Souder

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 South Harrison Street in Fort Wayne, Indiana, as the "E. Ross Adair Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

H.R. 2454

August 3, 1999

Saxton

To assure the long-term conservation of mid-continent light geese and the biological diversity of the ecosystem upon which many North American migratory birds depend, by directing the Secretary of the Interior to implement rules to reduce the overabundant population of mid-continent light geese.

H.R. 2496

October 27, 1999

Ortiz

To reauthorize the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act of 1994.

H.R. 2724

September 8, 1999

Shuster

To make technical corrections to the Water Resources Development Act of 1999.

H.R. 2821

October 19, 1999

Dingell

To amend the North American Wetlands Conservation Act to provide for appointment of 2 additional members of the North American Wetlands Conservation Council.

H.R. 2957

May 4, 2000

Vitter

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize funding to carry out certain water quality restoration projects for Lake Pontchartrain Basin, Louisiana.

H.R. 3176

June 8, 2000

Mink

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to determine ways of restoring the natural wetlands conditions in the Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge, Hawaii.

H.R. 3292

June 20, 2000

Baker

To provide for the establishment of the Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana.

H.R. 3323

July 17, 2000

Meeks

To designate the Federal building located at 158-15 Liberty Avenue in Jamaica, Queens, New York, as the "Floyd H. Flake Federal Building".

H.R. 3378

September 13, 2000

Bilbray

To authorize certain actions to address the comprehensive treatment of sewage emanating from the Tijuana River in order to substantially reduce river and ocean pollution in the San Diego border region.

H.R. 3639

May 24, 2000

Skelton

To designate the Federal building located at 2201 C Street, Northwest, in the District of Columbia, currently headquarters for the Department of State, as the "Harry S. Truman Federal Building.

H.R. 3671

April 6, 2000

Young, AK

To amend the Acts popularly known as the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act to enhance the funds available for grants to States for fish and wildlife conservation projects and increase opportunities for recreational hunting, bow hunting, trapping, archery, and fishing, by eliminating opportunities for waste, fraud, abuse, maladministration, and unauthorized expenditures for administration and execution of those Act.

H.R. 4104

September 13, 2000

Taylor, MS

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize funding to carry out certain water quality and barrier island restoration projects for the Mississippi Sound.

H.R. 4132

July 11, 2000

Doolittle

An act to reauthorize grants for water resources research and technology institutes established under the Water Resources Research Act of 1984.

H.R. 4210

July 26, 2000

Fowler

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide for improved Federal efforts to prepare for and respond to terrorist attacks.

H.R. 4286

July 11, 2000

Bachus

An act to provide for the establishment of the Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge in Bibb County, Alabama.

H.R. 4318

September 13, 2000

McCrery

To establish the Red River National Wildlife Refuge.

H.R. 4320

July 26, 2000

Miller, CA

To assist in the conservation of great apes by supporting and providing financial resources for the conservation programs of countries within the range of great apes and projects of persons with demonstrated expertise in the conservation of great apes.

H.R. 4435

October 19, 2000

Jones, NC

To clarify certain boundaries on the map relating to Unit NC01 of the Coastal Barrier Resources System.

H.R. 4442

July 12, 2000

Saxton

An act to establish a commission to promote awareness of the National Wildlife Refuge System among the American public as the System celebrates its centennial anniversary in 2003.

H.R. 4519

September 27, 2000

Franks, NJ

To amend the Public Buildings Act of 1959 concerning the safety and security of children enrolled in childcare facilities located in public buildings under the control of the General Services Administration.

H.R. 4608

July 26, 2000

Jenkins

To designate the United States courthouse located at 220 West Depot Street in Greeneville, Tennessee, as the "James H. Quillen United States Courthouse".

H.R. 4806

July 26, 2000

Aderholt

To designate the Federal building located at 1710 Alabama Avenue in Jasper, Alabama, as the "Carl Elliott Federal Building".