H.R. 2920 (101st): To grant the consent of Congress to an amendment to a compact ratified by the States of Louisiana and Texas and relating to the waters of the Sabine River.


Jul 18, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” McCrery III

Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district


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7/18/1989--Introduced.Grants the consent of the Congress to an amendment to the Sabine River Compact between Louisiana and Texas relating to the Louisiana membership and terms of office of appointees to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 18, 1989

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2920”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)
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H.R. 2005 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 1991

H.R. 2567 (Related)
Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1990

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Oct 26, 1990

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