Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Mar 1, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
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.
Senator from Texas
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 >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
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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.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1382 (102nd).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 486”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 1991
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 1989
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