S. 1171 (99th): A bill to amend the Small Reclamation Projects Act of 1956, as amended.


May 20, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James McClure

Senator from Idaho


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/20/1985--Introduced.Amends the Small Reclamation Projects Act of 1956 to authorize additional appropriations for assistance to non-Federal organizations for developing reclamation projects. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 20, 1985

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Mar 6, 1986
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1171”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (4R, 4D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1981 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 20, 1983

H.R. 3113 (Related)
A bill providing for the coordinated operation of the Central Valley project and the ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 27, 1986

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