H.Res. 1327: Honoring the life, achievements, and contributions of Floyd Dominy

H.Res. 1327

Honoring the life, achievements, and contributions of Floyd Dominy

Date
May 18, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1327 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, May 18, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE) on May 5, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1327 would resolve that the House of Representatives honors the life and accomplishments of Floyd Dominy, former Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner, for his many contributions to the Nation's water and food supply, recreation, and the environment.

Background

According to the resolution's findings, Floyd Dominy, a legendary Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner dedicated to building dams that would supply society with necessary water and emissions-free power for living and recreation, passed away on April 20, 2010, at the age of 100.