S. 2902 (102nd): Desalinization Research and Development Act of 1992

Introduced:

Jun 29, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 27, 1992 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Quentin Burdick

Senator from North Dakota

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to authorize research into the desalinization of water and water reuse and to authorize a program for states, cities, or any qualifying agency which desires to own and operate a desalinization or water reuse facility to develop such facilities.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 29, 1992
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 29, 1992
 
Introduced

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Jul 27, 1992
 
Passed Senate

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.

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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

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Primary Source

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