S. 2100 (100th): Water Resources Development Act of 1988


Feb 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 17, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 17, 1988.


Pub.L. 100-676


Daniel Moynihan

Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 1988

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

Summary (CRS)

(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 100-1098) Water Resources Development Act of 1988 - Authorizes the Secretary of the Army to carry out specified public works projects at the ... Read more >


Feb 26, 1988

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 29, 1988
Reported by Committee

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Apr 26, 1988
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 1988
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 20, 1988
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

The Senate approved a conference committee report to resolve differences in each chamber's version of the bill. The House must also approve the conference report. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 17, 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Nov 17, 1988
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2100”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3170 (96th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1980

S. 2183 (101st) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 1990

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