S. 1959 (104th): Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1997


Jul 16, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Enacted as H.R. 3816 (companion bill)

Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico



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H.R. 3816 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 30, 1996

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An original bill making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.

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7/30/1996--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Department of Defense-Civil Title II: Department of the Interior Title III: Department of Energy Title IV: Independent Agencies Title V: General Provisions ... Read more >

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Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 1996

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