H.R. 3866 (105th): Water Resources Development Act of 1998


May 14, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 1998, 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: May 14, 1998
Length: 29 pages

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S. 2131 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 9, 1998

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

5/14/1998--Introduced.Water Resources Development Act of 1998 - Authorizes projects for flood damage reduction, or flood damage reduction and recreation, in California, Louisiana, Minnesota and North Dakota, and Puerto Rico. Section4 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 14, 1998

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3866”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3563 (104th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 4, 1996

H.R. 1480 (106th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Jul 22, 1999

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