H. R. 2540
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 18, 2017
Ms. Norton introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources
To amend the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to allow the District of Columbia to receive Federal funding under such Act, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Flood Prevention Act of 2017.
Eligibility of District of Columbia for Federal funding under the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972
Section 304(4) of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 U.S.C. 1453(4)) is amended by inserting
the District of Columbia, after
the term also includes.