House Committee on Agriculture Chairman K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) and Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee Chairman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule. This rule further obscures the original intent of the Clean Water Act (CWA) by significantly expanding waters subject to federal jurisdiction.
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Reps. Steve Stivers (R-OH), and Marcia Fudge (D-OH)
All amendments below adopted by voice vote:
Peterson Amendment to the Lucas Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute
Roll Call Votes
Advanced out of the Committee by voice vote on January 25, 2012.
Publication: Section by Section of H.R. 2779
Passed by the House on March 26, 2012.