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

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 17, 1988

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

Law:

Pub.L. 100-676

Sponsor:

Daniel Moynihan

Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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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.

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History

Feb 26, 1988
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 29, 1988
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. 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.

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