To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire land south of Lake Okeechobee, Florida, for the purpose of flood damage reduction and water storage, treatment, and conveyance purposes, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Mar 17, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 17, 2016
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H.R. 4793 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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