H.R. 839 (110th): Arthur V. Watkins Dam Enlargement Act


Feb 6, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 19, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Rob Bishop

Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2007
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the feasibility of enlarging the Arthur V. Watkins Dam Weber Basin Project, Utah, to provide additional water for the Weber Basin Project to fulfill the purposes for which that project was authorized.

Summary (CRS)

6/28/2007--Reported to Senate without amendment.Arthur V. Watkins Dam Enlargement Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation, to conduct a feasibility study (including an ... Read more >

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Feb 6, 2007

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Mar 19, 2007
Passed House

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Jun 28, 2007
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 839”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Mar 19, 2007 7:20 p.m.
Passed 394/1

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2739 (Related)
Consolidated Natural Resources Act of 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 8, 2008

S. 512 (Related)
Arthur V. Watkins Dam Enlargement Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 7, 2007

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