Full Title: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2019.
Summary: To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors Bipartisan)
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 10/21/19.
STATUS: Introduced 7/25/19 by Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14].
- Passed (2/3 required): 373 – 45 (Roll no. 36).
INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:
“As a life-long resident of Northeast Ohio, swimming and fishing in Lake Erie as a kid are still some of my favorite memories,” said Rep. Dave Joyce. “I was proud to share the importance of protecting the Great Lakes with my children, and now I have the honor of advocating for the Lakes in Congress. I’m proud to introduce the GLRI Act of 2019 with so many of my colleagues from Ohio and I look forward to continuing to work with them to protect this national treasure and preserve it for both current and future generations.” (Source: Rep. Joyce, Press Release, 7/25/19)