S. 1248 (110th): Water Resources Development Act of 2007


Apr 30, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Enacted as H.R. 1495 (companion bill)

Barbara Boxer

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2007
Length: 342 pages

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H.R. 1495 (same title)
Enacted — Veto Overridden — Nov 9, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/30/2007--Reported to Senate without amendment.Water Resources Development Act of 2007 - Renews the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). Authorizes Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) water resources development and conservation projects, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 30, 2007

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Apr 30, 2007
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1248”). 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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