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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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.
9/27/2005--Passed Senate amended.Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005 - Amends the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 to reauthorize appropriations for grants to states for water resources research and ... Read more >
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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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1017>
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