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H.R. 5504 (116th): To amend the National Dam Safety Program Act with respect to the definition of eligible high hazard potential dam, and for other purposes.

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Julia Brownley

Sponsor. Representative for California's 26th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2019
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Dec 19, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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Brownley Applauds Congressional Passage of Key Provisions to Improve Nations Water Infrastructure
    — Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] (Sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Passes Brownley Legislation
    — Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] (Sponsor) on Jul 15, 2020

Brownley and the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis Release House Climate Crisis Action Plan
    — Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] (Sponsor) on Jun 30, 2020

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Dec 19, 2019

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

H.R. 5504 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5504. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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