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S. 2044: Water Supply Infrastructure Rehabilitation and Utilization Act

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A bill to amend the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to establish an Aging Infrastructure Account, to amend the Reclamation Safety of Dams Act of 1978 to provide additional funds under that Act, to establish a review of flood control rule curves pilot project within the Bureau of Reclamation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Martha McSally

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Arizona. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019
Length: 28 pages
Introduced
Jun 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Sep 25, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 25, 2019.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

McSally Introduces Bill to Invest in Western Water Technology and Infrastructure
    — Sen. Martha McSally [R-AZ] (Sponsor) on Jul 22, 2020

Newhouse Introduces Bill to Maintain & Repair Water Supply Infrastructure Across the West
    — Rep. Dan Newhouse [R-WA4] on Oct 10, 2019

Yuma Water Official: McSally Takes Action
    — Sen. Martha McSally [R-AZ] (Sponsor) on Jul 18, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 2044 will add $487 million in new spending through 2025.

History

Jun 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jul 18, 2019
 
Considered by Water and Power

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Sep 25, 2019
 
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.

Oct 29, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Passed House

 
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S. 2044 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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