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.
H.R. 1003, To improve consideration by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission of the costs and benefits of its regulations and orders.
To improve consideration by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission of the cost and benefits of its regulations and orders.
Reps. Mike Conaway (R-TX), David Scott (D-GA), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Patrick McHenry (R-NC), and Scott Garrett (R-NJ).
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on March 6, 2013
Ordered reported by voice vote on March 20, 2013