To provide drought assistance and improved water supply reliability to the State of California, other western States, and the Nation.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 8, 2015
Length: 149 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Editorial: GOP water bill in Congress should be rejected”
— Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA2] (Sponsor) on Jul 10, 2015
Jul 8, 2015
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H.R. 2983 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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