H.R. 5199 (96th): A bill to authorize certain additional measures to assure accomplishment of the objectives of Title II of the Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act, and to increase the authorized expenditures ceiling for the Paradox Valley Salinity Control Unit, Colorado, and for other purposes.


Sep 6, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 6, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Johnson

Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/6/1979--Introduced.Amends the Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act to authorize fish and wildlife mitigation measures as part of the salinity control program. Limits the construction of the Grand Valley unit, ... Read more >
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Sep 6, 1979


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