S. 2798 (93rd): Water Resources Development Act

Introduced:

Dec 11, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 11, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Maurice “Mike” Gravel

Senator from Alaska

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 10203 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Mar 7, 1974

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors for navigation, flood control.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Dec 11, 1973
 
Introduced

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Dec 11, 1973
 
Reported by Committee

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Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 3823 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 22, 1976

H.R. 10203 (Related)
Water Resources Development Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Mar 7, 1974

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