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H.R. 4924 (113th): Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2014

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to enter into the Big Sandy River-Planet Ranch Water Rights Settlement Agreement and the Hualapai Tribe Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Agreement, to provide for the lease of certain land located within Planet Ranch on the Bill Williams River in the State of Arizona to benefit the Lower Colorado River Multi-Species Conservation Program, and to provide for the settlement of specific water rights claims in the Bill Williams River watershed in the State of Arizona.

Sponsor and status

Paul Gosar

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2014
Length: 40 pages
Introduced:

Jun 20, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2014.

Law:

Pub.L. 113-223

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2503: Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2014

Introduced on Jun 19, 2014. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jun 20, 2014
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 2014
 
Considered by Water, Power and Oceans

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Nov 19, 2014
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 1, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 2, 2014
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 16, 2014
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4924 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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