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Jun 29, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
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.
Senator from North Dakota
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.
6/29/1992--Introduced.Desalinization Research and Development Act of 1992 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of the Army to conduct a basic research and development program to gain ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2902 — 102nd Congress: Desalinization Research and Development Act of 1992. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s2902
“S. 2902 — 102nd Congress: Desalinization Research and Development Act of 1992.” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s2902>
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