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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2013
Length: 2 pages
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.
Apr 19, 2013
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H.R. 1662 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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