H.R. 1662 (113th): Army Corps Accountability Act of 2013


Apr 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Cedric Richmond

Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 171 of title 28, United States Code, and the Federal Flood Control Act of 1928 to provide for liability for the United States Army Corps of Engineers in cases of damage caused by the gross negligence of an officer or employee of the Corps.

Summary (CRS)

4/19/2013--Introduced.Army Corps Accountability Act of 2013 - Amends the federal judicial code and the Federal Flood Control Act of 1928 to provide for the liability of the Army Corps of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 19, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1662”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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