H.R. 2476 (112th): Bringing Economic Advancement and Coastal Health Act

Introduced:
Jul 08, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Mike McIntyre
Representative for North Carolina's 7th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 08, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 161 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 04, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 08, 2011
Referred to Committee Jul 08, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend section 156 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1976 (42 U.S.C. 1962d-5f) to require the Secretary of the Army to evaluate the feasibility of continuing Federal participation in a beach nourishment project, and for other purposes.

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House Transportation and Infrastructure

Water Resources and Environment

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7/8/2011--Introduced.
Bringing Economic Advancement and Coastal Health Act - Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1976 to:
(1) authorize the Chief of Engineers to provide periodic authorized beach nourishment for a water resources development project for such additional period as he or she determines necessary, but not beyond the 50th year that begins after the date of initiation of construction (current law) or after the date of the last estimated periodic nourishment as contemplated in the Chief's Report, whichever is later; and
(2) require the Chief of Engineers, before the end of such 50-year period, to evaluate the feasibility of continuing federal participation in the beach nourishment project.

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