H.R. 3267 (105th): Salton Sea Reclamation Act of 1998


Feb 25, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 12, 1998

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 12, 1998.


Pub.L. 105-372


Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 52nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1998
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation, to complete a feasibility study relating to the Salton Sea, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Salton Sea Feasibility Study Title II: Emergency Action to Improve Water Quality in the Alamo River and New River Salton Sea Reclamation Act of 1998TitleI ... Read more >


Feb 25, 1998

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 20, 1998
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 15, 1998
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Oct 13, 1998
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 21, 1998
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 12, 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3267”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


36 cosponsors (31R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jul 15, 1998 7:23 p.m.
Failed 202/218
Jul 15, 1998 7:41 p.m.
Passed 221/200

Related Bills

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H.Res. 500 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 15, 1998

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