S. 3017 (108th): Swain County Settlement Act of 2004

Introduced:
Nov 19, 2004 (108th Congress, 2003–2004)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
John Edwards
Senator from North Carolina
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Nov 19, 2004
Length
5 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on November 19, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Nov 19, 2004
Referred to Committee Nov 19, 2004
 
Full Title

A bill to provide for the settlement of the claims of Swain County, North Carolina, against the United States under the agreement dated July 30, 1943.

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Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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11/19/2004--Introduced.
Swain County Settlement Act of 2004 - Requires the Secretary of the Treasury to: (1) offer to compensate Swain County, North Carolina, for a road along the north shore of the Fontana Resevoir not being built in an amount determined by the parties to a specified agreement dated July 30, 1943, taking into consideration the estimated cost of the proposed road; and (2) pay to the County the amount of compensation determined.
Declares that acceptance by the County of such payment by the Secretary constitutes full settlement of the claims of the County against the United States, the Department of the Interior, and the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) under the agreement.

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