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house Bill H.R. 745

To reauthorize the Water Desalination Act of 1996.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Natural Resources
      Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
    IntroducedFebruary 15th, 2013

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Official Title

To reauthorize the Water Desalination Act of 1996.


Amends the Water Desalination Act of 1996 to extend through FY2018 the authorization of appropriations for: (1) grants and contracts for research to develop processes for converting saline water into water suitable for beneficial uses, and (2) the demonstration and development program for water desalination and related activities.

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