H.R. 4588 (109th): Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2006

Introduced:

Dec 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 11, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 11, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-471

Sponsor:

John Doolittle

Representative for California's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize grants for and require applied water supply research regarding the water resources research and technology institutes established under the Water Resources Research Act of 1984.

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History

Dec 16, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 19, 2006
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 25, 2006
 
Passed House

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

Dec 6, 2006
 
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.

Dec 8, 2006
 
Text Published

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

Dec 9, 2006
 
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.

Jan 11, 2007
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 1017 (Related)
Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005

Passed Senate
Last Action: Sep 27, 2005

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