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H.R. 8056 (93rd): A bill to grant the consent of the United States to the Arkansas River Basin compact, Arkansas-Oklahoma.

Sponsor and status

May 22, 1973
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


Clem McSpadden

Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district



6 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

See Instead

S. 11 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 13, 1973



May 22, 1973

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H.R. 8056 (93rd) 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. 8056. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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