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S. 2503 (113th): Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2014

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A bill 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.

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Sponsor and status

Jeff Flake

Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014
Length: 35 pages
Introduced
Jun 19, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 4924: Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2014. (compare text)
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What legislators are saying

Senate Approves Gosar-Flake Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement
    — Sen. Jeff Flake [R-AZ, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 2, 2014

STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN McCAIN ON SENATE PASSAGE OF BILL WILLIAMS RIVER WATER RIGHTS SETTLEMENT ACT
    — Sen. John McCain [R-AZ, 1987-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 2, 2014

Flake, McCain Introduce Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act
    — Sen. Jeff Flake [R-AZ, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 20, 2014

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History

Jun 19, 2014
 
Introduced

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Jul 9, 2014
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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S. 2503 (113th) 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 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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