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Nov 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2009
Length: 10 pages
Passed House — Mar 19, 2010
A bill to promote Department of the Interior efforts to provide a scientific basis for the management of sediment and nutrient loss in the Upper Mississippi River Basin, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3671 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2779 (111th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2779”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2779 — 111th Congress: Upper Mississippi River Basin Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2779
“S. 2779 — 111th Congress: Upper Mississippi River Basin Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2779>
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