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S. 2114 (97th): Southern Arizona Water Rights Settlement Act of 1982

A bill to provide water to the Papago Tribe of Arizona, to settle Papago Indian water rights claims in portions of the Papago reservations, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Dennis DeConcini

Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Democrat.


Feb 11, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 28, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead:

H.R. 5118 (same title)
Vetoed (No Override Attempt) — Jun 1, 1982


Feb 11, 1982

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 28, 1982
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2114 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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