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


Jun 29, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

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.


Quentin Burdick

Senator from North Dakota


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.

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2902” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Reported by Committee
Apr 29, 1992
Jun 29, 1992
Passed Senate
Jul 27, 1992
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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