S. 3823 (94th): Water Resources Development Act

Introduced:

Sep 16, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 22, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 22, 1976.

Law:

Pub.L. 94-587

Sponsor:

Maurice “Mike” Gravel

Senator from Alaska

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 22, 1976

About the bill

Full Title

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

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History

Sep 16, 1976
 
Introduced

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Sep 16, 1976
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 28, 1976
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Sep 29, 1976
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Oct 22, 1976
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 22, 1976
 
Text Published

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Details

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Committee Assignments

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Votes

Related Bills

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S. 2798 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 11, 1973

H.R. 15636 (Related)
A bill authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers ...

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 29, 1976

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