H.R. 6577 (110th): Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact


Jul 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Oberstar
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district


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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2008
Length: 68 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To express the consent and approval of Congress to an interstate compact regarding water resources in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin.

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Related Bills

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S.J.Res. 45 (Related)
Great Lakes--St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 3, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6577” means this is a House of Representatives 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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Jul 23, 2008
Reported by Committee
Jul 30, 2008


47 cosponsors (27D, 20R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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