H.R. 11153 (95th): Reclamation Safety of Dams Act

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, restore, operate, and maintain new or modified features at existing Federal reclamation dams for safety of dams purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 24, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 14, 1978 but was never passed by the Senate.


Lloyd Meeds

Representative for Washington's 2nd congressional district


See Instead:

S. 2820 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 2, 1978


Feb 24, 1978

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 14, 1978
Passed House

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

H.R. 11153 (95th) 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 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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