S. 486 (101st): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct and test the Lake Meredith Salinity Control Project, New Mexico and Texas, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 15, 1989 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Lloyd Bentsen Jr.

Senator from Texas

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to construct and test the Lake Meredith Salinity Control Project, New Mexico and Texas, to improve the quality of water to the Canadian River ... Read more >
Related Bills

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S. 1382 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 1991

H.R. 1143 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 1989

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The “S.” in “S. 486” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Mar 1, 1989
Reported by Committee
Nov 1, 1989
Passed Senate
Nov 15, 1989
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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