S. 1017 (109th): Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005

A bill to reauthorize grants for the water resources research and technology institutes established under the Water Resources Research Act of 1984.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 12, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 27, 2005 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Lincoln Chafee

Senator from Rhode Island

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2005
Length: 3 pages

History

May 12, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 8, 2005
 
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.

Sep 27, 2005
 
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.

S. 1017 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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