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

Introduced:

Feb 25, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 12, 1998

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

Law:

Pub.L. 105-372

Sponsor:

Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 52nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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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.

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History

Feb 25, 1998
 
Introduced

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May 20, 1998
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 15, 1998
 
Passed House

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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

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Nov 12, 1998
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

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

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Votes
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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