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H.R. 1904: Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act

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To amend the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to make the Reclamation Water Settlements Fund permanent.

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Sponsor and status

Raúl Grijalva

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Feb 12, 2020

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 12, 2020.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

S. 886 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Jun 4, 2020

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Natural Resources Committee Approves Resolution Authorizing Chair to Issue Subpoenas, Bills to Increase Access to Clean Water
    — Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3] (Sponsor) on Feb 12, 2020

Natural Resources Committee Markup - Subpoena Powers, Central Valley Groundwater Overdrafts, Water Rights Settlements and Parallel Water Programs
    — Rep. Tom McClintock [R-CA4] on Feb 12, 2020

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - March 29, 2019
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Apr 2, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1904 will be negligible.

History

Mar 27, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 4, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Feb 12, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 9, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1904 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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