SAN FRANCISCO — The California Senate, poised to convert years of water policy debates into legislation, approved bills late Monday that include a $9.99 billion bond measure.

The general obligation bond authorization would fund a smorgasbord of water-related projects throughout the state. It was approved along with three policy bills, though the Senate adjourned Monday night without taking action on two other water policy bills in the package. Senators were expected yesterday to reconsider the other two bills.

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