Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Jul 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on July 30, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2008
Length: 68 pages
To express the consent and approval of Congress to an interstate compact regarding water resources in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin.
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.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6577”). 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). H.R. 6577 — 110th Congress: Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6577
“H.R. 6577 — 110th Congress: Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6577>
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