S. 1867 (97th): A bill to amend and supplement the acreage limitation and residency provisions of the Federal reclamation law, as amended and supplemented, and for other purposes.


Nov 18, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 21, 1982 but was never passed by the House.


James McClure

Senator from Idaho


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Nov 18, 1981

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Apr 21, 1982
Reported by Committee

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Dec 21, 1982
Passed Senate

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12 cosponsors (10R, 2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 5539 (Related)
A bill to amend and supplement the Federal reclamation laws, and for other purposes.

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Jul 16, 1982

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