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2009 House Bill 2116: Concerning water pollution control
Introduced by Rep. Marcie Maxwell, (Renton) (D) on February 10, 2009 Revises provisions regarding funding for water pollution control by specifiying the manner of receiving and dispersing any moneys provided by the federal government for water pollution control facilities and related activities to achieve federal water pollution requirements.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee on February 10, 2009
Referred to the House Capital Budget Committee on February 10, 2009
Substitute offered in the House on February 19, 2009 Adds grants, forgiveness of principal, and negative interest to the allowable uses of the Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund. Directs the department to develop rules and regulations regarding sewer plans, facilities, and operations, and the bill lists the criteria for which the applicants must be prioritized.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on February 19, 2009
Referred to the House Rules Committee on February 23, 2009
Amendment offered by Rep. Barbara Bailey (Oak Harbor) (R) on March 5, 2009 To correct the title.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 5, 2009
Amendment offered by Rep. Hans Dunshee (Snohomish) (D) on March 5, 2009 To require the Department of Ecology to allocate funds for competitive stormwater, sewer system, and septic systems prioritized on a worst case first basis.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on March 5, 2009
Amendment offered by Rep. Norma Smith (R-Whidbey Island) (R) on March 5, 2009 To expire the use of federal funds set out in the bill on July 1, 2014.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 5, 2009
Passed 87 to 10 in the House on March 5, 2009
Moved to reconsider in the House on March 5, 2009 Vote on third reading.
The motion passed by voice vote in the House on March 5, 2009
Received in the House on March 5, 2009
Passed 97 to 0 in the House on March 5, 2009
Moved to reconsider in the House on March 5, 2009 Vote on third reading.
The motion passed by voice vote in the House on March 5, 2009
Received in the House on March 5, 2009
Passed 89 to 8 in the House on March 5, 2009
Received in the Senate on March 7, 2009
Referred to the Senate Environment, Water & Energy Committee on March 7, 2009
Amendment offered in the Senate on March 23, 2009 To make changes to conform the bill to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on March 23, 2009
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on March 23, 2009
Amendment offered by Sen. Jim Honeyford (Sunnyside) (R) on April 14, 2009 To provide that the department of ecology may award grants or provide loans to publicly owned industrial wastewater treatment facilities that relieve a city of the burden of processing industrial wastewater under the centennial clean water grant program, the federal clean water act section 319 nonpoint-source grant program, and the water pollution control revolving fund loan program.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on April 14, 2009
Passed 47 to 1 in the Senate on April 14, 2009
Received in the House on April 20, 2009 House asks Senate to reconsider Senata amendments.
Passed by voice vote in the House on April 20, 2009
Received in the Senate on April 22, 2009 Senate removes previos amendments and offers a striking amendment to clarify the use of funds from the clean water account.
Passed 46 to 1 in the Senate on April 22, 2009
Received in the House on April 24, 2009

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