An original bill authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors for navigation, flood control.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Dec 11, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 11, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Alaska
- See Instead:
H.R. 10203 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Mar 7, 1974
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Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3823 (94th).
S. 2798 (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.
This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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