- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
- The house has not voted
Committee on Natural ResourcesCommittee on Science, Space, and TechnologyIntroducedFebruary 15th, 2013
- house Committees
Bill DetailsOfficial information provided by the Congressional Research Service. Learn more or make a suggestion.
The Congressional Research Service writes summaries for most legislation. These summaries are listed here. Countable will update some legislation with a revised summary, title or other key elements.
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.