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


May 12, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

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.


Lincoln Chafee

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2005
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4588 (Related)
Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2006

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 11, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1017” means this is a Senate 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.

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May 12, 2005
Reported by Committee
Jun 8, 2005
Passed Senate
Sep 27, 2005
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


10 cosponsors (5R, 4D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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