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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Sep 7, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 30, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 32nd congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 17, 1988
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the United States Army Corps of Engineers to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes.
9/30/1988--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended) Water Resources Development Act of 1988 - Authorizes the Secretary of the Army to carry out specified public works projects at the following locations:(1) ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5314 (101st).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5247”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Sep 26, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5247 — 100th Congress: Water Resources Development Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5247
“H.R. 5247 — 100th Congress: Water Resources Development Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5247>
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