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Apr 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2013
Length: 2 pages
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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1662 — 113th Congress: Army Corps Accountability Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1662
“H.R. 1662 — 113th Congress: Army Corps Accountability Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1662>
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