Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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May 12, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
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.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2005
Length: 3 pages
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1017”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1017 — 109th Congress: Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1017
“S. 1017 — 109th Congress: Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1017>
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