H.R. 617 (110th): Restoring the Everglades, an American Legacy Act of 2007

To authorize ecosystem restoration projects for the Indian River Lagoon-South and the Picayune Strand, Collier County, in the State of Florida.

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Jan 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Referred to Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 1495: Water Resources Development Act of 2007
Enacted — Veto Overridden on Nov 9, 2007. (compare text)

Alcee Hastings

Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2007
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Jan 22, 2007

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H.R. 617 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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