S. 2109 (112th): Navajo-Hopi Little Colorado River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2012


Feb 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jon Kyl

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2012
Length: 157 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to approve the settlement of water rights claims of the Navajo Nation, the Hopi Tribe, and the allottees of the Navajo Nation and Hopi Tribe in the State of Arizona, to authorize construction of municipal water projects relating to the water rights claims, to resolve litigation against the United States concerning Colorado River operations affecting the States of California, Arizona, and Nevada, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2012--Introduced.Navajo-Hopi Little Colorado River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2012 - Approves, and directs the Secretary of the Interior to execute, the Navajo-Hopi Little Colorado River Water Rights Settlement Agreement, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2109”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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