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S. 886: Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tom Udall

Sponsor. Senior Senator for New Mexico. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 23, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Mar 27, 2019

Ordered Reported on Jul 17, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 17, 2019.

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

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Udall Leads Committee Passage of Amended Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] (Sponsor) on Jul 18, 2019

Clarke Calls on Boehner and Pelosi to Protect Medicare
    — Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY9] on Jun 5, 2015

Kaptur Applauds Start of Work to Fully Dredge Cleveland Harbor
    — Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH9] on May 21, 2015

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform estimates S. 886 will add $157 million in new spending through 2029.


Mar 27, 2019

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

May 23, 2019
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reference Change.

Jul 17, 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.

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S. 886 is 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.

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