S. 197: Natomas Basin Flood Protection Improvements Act of 2013

Introduced:
Jan 31, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Dianne Feinstein
Senior Senator from California
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 31, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 1810 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 07, 2011

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 31, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jan 31, 2013
Referred to Committee Jan 31, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

19% chance of getting past committee.
4% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

A bill to authorize improvements to flood damage reduction facilities adjacent to the American and Sacramento Rivers near Sacramento, California, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committees

Senate Environment and Public Works

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Library of Congress Summary

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1/31/2013--Introduced.
Natomas Basin Flood Protection Improvements Act of 2013 - Modifies the project for flood damage reduction, American and Sacramento Rivers, California, to authorize the Chief of Engineers to construct improvements to flood damage reduction facilities adjacent to those rivers in the vicinity of Sacramento, substantially in accordance with the report of the Chief of Engineers entitled "American River Watershed (Common Features) Project, Natomas Basin, Sacramento and Sutter Counties, California," dated December 30, 2010, at a specified cost.

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