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H.R. 5791 (112th): Emergency Water Supply Restoration Act

To provide for reasonable and necessary access to Wilderness Areas for the restoration of water sources, supplies, or infrastructure during a state of emergency declared by the Governor of a State.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jeff Flake

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 16, 2012
Length: 2 pages

May 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


May 16, 2012

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H.R. 5791 (112th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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