S. 53 (101st): A bill to authorize the reformulation of the Cedar Bluff Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, Kansas, to provide for the amendment of water service and repayment contracts.


Jan 25, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

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.


Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas


See Instead:

S. 2874 (same title)
Passed Senate — Jul 18, 1990

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to reformulate the Cedar Bluff Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, Kansas, including reallocation of the conservation capacity of the Cedar Bluff Reservoir, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 1989

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Nov 1, 1989
Reported by Committee

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Nov 15, 1989
Passed Senate

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 53”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2678 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 1988

H.R. 1031 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 1989

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