S. 1761 (106th): Lower Rio Grande Valley Water Resources Conservation and Improvement Act of 2000

Introduced:

Oct 21, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 28, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 28, 2000.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-576

Sponsor:

Kay Hutchison

Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2000
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Reclamation, to conserve and enhance the water supplies of the Lower Rio Grande Valley.

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History

Oct 21, 1999
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 27, 2000
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 28, 2000
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Dec 4, 2000
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Dec 15, 2000
 
Senate 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 by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 28, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, As Amended
Dec 4, 2000 6:32 p.m.
Passed 348/6

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1577 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 25, 2001

H.R. 2988 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1999

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