To require the Secretary of the Army to expedite the completion of certain feasibility studies and reports and to amend the Coastal Barrier Resources Act to ensure public safety, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 21, 2018
Length: 2 pages
May 21, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 21, 2018
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H.R. 5897 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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