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Transportation & Infrastructure Committee to Mark Up Waters of the United States (WOTUS) CRA Resolution of Disapproval, Energy Project Streamlining Bill, and Other Measures

Washington, D.C., February 24, 2023 | Justin Harclerode (202) 225-9446
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Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Sam Graves (R-MO) announced that the full Committee will hold a markup at 10:00 a.m. EST on Tuesday, February 28, 2023, in 2167 Rayburn House Office Building.  The Committee will consider a joint resolution to overturn the Biden Administration’s new waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule, a bill to promote the development of energy infrastructure and ensure water quality under Clean Water Act Section 401, and several public buildings and General Services Administration (GSA) resolutions.  The Committee will also consider its budget views and estimates and its authorization and oversight plan.

The Committee is scheduled to consider the following:

  • The Authorization and Oversight Plan for the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure – 118th Congress
  • The Fiscal Year 2024 Views and Estimates of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
  • H. Res. 152, Supporting the goals and ideals of “move over” laws
  • H. Con. Res. 15, Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition
  • H.R. 783, To designate the Department of Energy Integrated Engineering Research Center Federal Building located at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Batavia, Illinois, as the “Helen Edwards Engineering Research Center”
  • General Services Administration Capital Investment and Leasing Program Resolutions
  • H.J. Res. 27, Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Department of Defense and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to “Revised Definition of ‘Waters of the United States’”
  • H.R. 1152, Water Quality Certification and Energy Projects Improvement Act of 2023

More information about the markup, including full legislative text and a link to the live webcast, will be posted here as it becomes available.