H.R. 5258 (100th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to transfer title to certain project lands acquired for the Palmetto Bend Project, Texas, and for other purposes.


Sep 7, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 7, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David “Mac” Sweeney

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/7/1988--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to transfer to the Lavaca-Navidad River Authority of Texas all right, title, and interest of the United States in up to 1,000 acres of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 7, 1988

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5258”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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