S. 617 (103rd): Desalinization Research and Development Act of 1994

Introduced:

Mar 18, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on August 4, 1994 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Paul Simon

Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 1994
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A 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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History

Mar 18, 1993
 
Introduced

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Jun 23, 1994
 
Reported by Committee

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Aug 4, 1994
 
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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