About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Federal Water Project Recreation Act to provide for recreation facilities to meet demonstrated public need, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
5/24/1978--Introduced.Water-Recreation Act - Amends the Federal Water Project Recreation Act to substitute the term "water resources development project" for the term "reservoir" in that portion of the Act which authorizes ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
May 24, 1978
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12850”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 12850 — 95th Congress: Water Recreation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12850
“H.R. 12850 — 95th Congress: Water Recreation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12850>
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