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

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History

Mar 1, 1989
 
Introduced

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Nov 1, 1989
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 15, 1989
 
Passed Senate

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Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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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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