H.R. 3563 (104th): Water Resources Development Act of 1996


Jun 4, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Elmer “Bud” Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 1996
Length: 39 pages

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H.R. 3592 (same title)
Passed House — Jul 30, 1996

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/4/1996--Introduced.Water Resources Development Act of 1996 - Authorizes projects for navigation, flood damage reduction, hydropower, and lake level flooding and storm damage reduction in California, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Nebraska, North ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 4, 1996

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3563”). 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 (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 3866 (105th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 1998

H.R. 3592 (Related)
Water Resources Development Act of 1996

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 30, 1996

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