H.R. 12983 (95th): Reclamation Adjustment Act


Jun 5, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Krebs

Representative for California's 17th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Reclamation laws to promote the establishment of viable family farms on Federal Reclamation projects, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/5/1978--Introduced.Reclamation Adjustment Act - Increases the maximum acreage of land from 160 acres to 1,920 acres of class one land or the equivalent in lands of lesser productive potential which ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 5, 1978

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12983”). 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

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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