Regulate it…license it…tax it…then criminalize US for not obeying all their “laws”! Excerpts from H.R.6249
Water protection and re-investment tax scheme
SEC. 101. ESTABLISHMENT AND FUNDING OF WATER PROTECTION AND REINVESTMENT TRUST FUND.
‘SEC. 9512. WATER PROTECTION AND REINVESTMENT TRUST FUND.‘
(a) Creation of Trust Fund- There is established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ‘Water Protection and Reinvestment Trust Fund’, consisting of such amounts as may be appropriated or credited to such fund as provided in this section or section 9602(b).
‘(b) Transfers to Trust Fund- There are hereby appropriated to the Water Protection and Reinvestment Trust Fund amounts equivalent to the taxes received in the Treasury before January 1, 2019, under section 4171 (relating to taxes relating to water).
‘(c) Expenditures- Amounts in the Water Protection and Reinvestment Trust Fund shall be available to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, without further appropriation, only for purposes of investments in clean water infrastructure in accordance with the Water Protection and Reinvestment Act of 2012.’.