PESTICIDES: Bill to ban EPA permits for spraying over water to hit floor today Tiffany Stecker, E&E reporter Published: Monday, July 28, 2014 The House today is set to debate a bill that would allow farmers to spray pesticides near bodies of water without a permit. Please subscribe to E&E Daily to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.