H.R. 1830: Water Rights Protection Act

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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Apr 16, 2015


Referred to Committee on Apr 16, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 16, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Scott Tipton

Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2015
Length: 6 pages


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Apr 16, 2015

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