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Reauthorization of the Great Lakes Legacy Act

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment

Reauthorization of the Great Lakes Legacy Act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 21, 2008.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality management -- Great Lakes (North America),
  • Contaminated sediments -- Environmental aspects -- Great Lakes (North America),
  • Soil remediation -- Great Lakes (North America)

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .P8968 2008c
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23931341M
    ISBN 100160837421
    ISBN 109780160837425
    LC Control Number2009416835

    Lakes Act Effective: 14/11/19 contents 1. Authorised by the ACT Parliamentary Counsel—also accessible at Australian Capital Territory. Lakes Act Contents. Page. Part 1 Preliminary. 1 Name of Act 2 2 Dictionary 2 3 Notes 2 4 Offences against Act—application of Criminal Code etc 2 5 Application 3File Size: 1MB.   The Great Lakes Legacy Act (GLLA) of and the Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act (GLLRA) of are part of a larger strategy to provide a healthy, natural environment for swimming and fishing as well as a source of clean water for drinking and industrial uses. Since , Jacobs has supported GLNPO as a GLAES contractor.

    The National Audubon Society (Audubon) is a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to conservation. Located in the United States and incorporated in , Audubon is one of the oldest of such organizations in the world and uses science, education and grassroots advocacy to advance its conservation mission. It is named in honor of John James Audubon, a Franco . in implementing the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and in address-ing the Council of Great Lakes Governors’ priorities. Continued invest-ment in the Act as an interagency strategy will yield direct benefits to Great Lakes fish and wildlife resources and their habitats and to the 35 million people living within this unique region.-Ohio DNR.

    The th Congress approved the Great Lakes Legacy Act (P.L. ), which authorized $ million for EPA to carry out projects to remediate sediment contamination in the Great Lakes. The th Congress enacted legislation amending the act to extend the National Estuary Program through FY (P.L. ). The Late, Great Lakes is a powerful indictment of man's carelessness, ignorance, and apathy toward the Great Lakes. With the longest continuous coastline in the United States, they hold one-fifth of the world's freshwater supply. Author William Ashworth presents a compelling history of the Great Lakes, from their formation in the Ice Age, to their "discovery" by Samuel de Champlian .


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Reauthorization of the Great Lakes Legacy Act by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Download PDF EPUB FB2

Enclosure. H.R. Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act of Summary: H.R. would authorize the Enviromnental Protection Agency (EPA), in conjunction with nonfederal sponsors, to carry out projects aimed at cleaning up certain areas of the Great Lakes where contamination has settled into sediments at the bottom of the lakes.

H.R. ( th): Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act of React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support. Get this from a library.

Reauthorization of the Great Lakes Legacy Act: hearing before the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Get this from a library. Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

[United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.]. TOPN: Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act of | A | B | C extend, or repeal particular chunks of the existing Code, making it no great challenge to figure out how to classify its various parts.

And as we said before, a particular law might be narrow in focus, making it both simple and sensible to move it wholesale into a. Approval of the Great Lakes compact wasn’t the only Great Lakes news to come out of Congress last week.

The Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act (H.R. ), sponsored by Rep. Vern Ehlers (R-MI), continues support for a program to clean-up contaminated sediments in rivers and harbors around the Great Lakes.

The U.S. House passed the legislation by a vote of to 9. The Great Lakes Legacy Act has been a tremendous success. The Legacy Act was authorized in with the first appropriation in The Act was Reauthorized in Since its passage, U.S.

EPA has invested some $ million to address contaminated sediment in the Great Lakes Areas of Concern. This money has leveraged an additional $ Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to revise and reauthorize the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Great Lakes Restoration Initiative for FYFY Cameron Davis is an environmental policy expert and lawyer having served in Washington, D.C.

and Chicago as Senior Advisor to the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency. On Januhe announced his candidacy for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, a $ billion water resources agency serving some 5 million people in.

Spirit Lake Legacy Act Cleanup. Highlights. Spirit Lake sediment cleanup and restoration open house, March 4, at Morgan Park Community Center.

All technologies have been used for decades throughout the Great Lakes for the successful cleanup. S. (th). A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants for remediation of sediment contamination in areas of concern, to authorize assistance for research and development of innovative technologies for such remediation, and for other.

Great Lakes, Great Legacy. by Theodora E. Colborn (Contributor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

The Great Lakes Legacy Act (GLLA) is the United States' mechanism for accelerating sediment cleanups in these Areas of Concern (AOCs). As ofthe GLLA program has leveraged $ million of nonfederal funds matched with $ million from EPA to clean up million cubic yards of contaminated sediment through 24 different remediation projects.

Great Lakes Funding EPA's Great Lakes program administers grants, cooperative agreements and contracts. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is the largest investment in the Great Lakes in two decades and funds a variety of activities including grants and the direct implementation of Great Lakes Legacy Act projects.

Approval of the Great Lakes compact wasn’t the only Great Lakes news to come out of Congress last week. The Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act (H.R. ), sponsored by Rep. Vern Ehlers (R-MI), continues support for a program to clean-up contaminated sediments in rivers and harbors around the Great Lakes.

Legacy Act (Child) Eligible Veterans may assign unused hours of exemption eligibility to a child under certain conditions. Qualifications A child (legacy recipient) must: Be classified by the institution as a Texas resident; Be the biological child, stepchild, adopted child, or claimed as a dependent in the current or previous tax year;File Size: KB.

Great Lakes – Great Jobs: Great Lakes Commission Fiscal Year Federal Priorities for Great Lakes Restoration and Economic Revitalization Reform of the Harbor Maintenance Tax and Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund Coastal Zone Management Act Reauthorization: An Opportunity to Fund and Implement.

United States Environmental Protection Agency. Search Search. Related Topics: Great Lakes Legacy Act. Great Lakes Legacy Act at $M/year. Eder referenced a Dear Colleague letter, which encourages other members of Congress to co-sponsor the legislation.

Eder discussed the Great Lakes Legacy Act. The GLC convened regional interests to discuss proposed changes to the Legacy Act, how the Act is currently working, and ideas for improvements.

The Great Lakes Legacy Act: Using the Cost -Sharing Approach to Implement Contaminated Sediment Cleanup Projects Panel Discussion Tuesday Moderators Marc Tuchman (U.S. EPA Great Lakes National Program Office) Steven C. Nadeau (Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP)— Coordinating Director of the Sediment Management Work Group (SMWG) Panelists.

Congress passed the Great Lakes Legacy Act of on Novem and President George W. Bush signed the Legacy Act into law on Novem (Pub. L. ). The Legacy Act authorizes the appropriation of $50 million annually for fiscal years for contaminated sediment remediation projects and provides EPA with a unique.

The Great Lakes Legacy Act provides matching funds to communities to speed up the pace of cleanup of contaminated sediments within Great Lakes Areas of Concern.

Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant conducts workshops, provides local community support, and has developed numerous products including curricula, economic development strategies, and fact sheets.The Great Lakes Regional Collaboration’s report recommended annual spending of $ million for 5 years for the Legacy Act.

The House voted last September to reauthorize the act with Author: Environmental Health News.