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

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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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Cedric Richmond

Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2013
Length: 2 pages

History

Apr 19, 2013
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1662 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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