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H.R. 1830 (114th): Water Rights Protection Act

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To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture, and to require the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture to develop water planning instruments consistent with State law.

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Sponsor and status

Scott Tipton

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Apr 16, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 16, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Tiptons Water Rights Protection Act, Federal Lands Priorities Pass House in 2017 Interior and Environment Funding Bill
    — Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] (Sponsor) on Jul 14, 2016

Western Leaders Reintroduce Bill to Strike Back Against Federal Water Grabs
    — Sen. John Barrasso [R-WY] on Apr 16, 2015

Tipton Votes to Vacate Controversial Waters of U.S. Rule
    — Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] (Sponsor) on Jan 13, 2016

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History

Apr 16, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1830 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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