Jun 25, 2015
Passed House on Jul 16, 2015
This bill passed in the House on July 16, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for California's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2015
Length: 174 pages
15% chance of being enacted (details)
About the bill
To provide drought relief in the State of California, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
The Western Water and American Food Security Act is a policy response to the current droughts in the west coast area. It would reduce federal regulations over water policy in a number of ways, while providing more flexibility for federal response to emergency drought situations. It would expedite the federal permitting process for non-federal water storage facilities. It would also ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2898 — 114th Congress: Western Water and American Food Security Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2898
“H.R. 2898 — 114th Congress: Western Water and American Food Security Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2898>
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