H.R. 5459 (97th): Upper Mississippi River System Management Act


Feb 4, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steven Gunderson

Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the coordinated use and enhancement of the Upper Mississippi River System.

Summary (CRS)

2/4/1982--Introduced.Upper Mississippi River System Management Act - Grants the consent of Congress to the States of Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin to enter into agreements for the use, protection, ... Read more >

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Feb 4, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5459”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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H.R. 1254 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 1983

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