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


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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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S. 2820 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 2, 1978

H.Res. 1424 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 13, 1978

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 11153” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Feb 24, 1978
Passed House
Oct 14, 1978


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