H. R. 833
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 2, 2017
Ms. Frankel of Florida (for herself, Mr. Curbelo of Florida, Ms. Ros-Lehtinen, Mr. Mast, Ms. Wasserman Schultz, Mr. Webster of Florida, Mr. Diaz-Balart, Mr. Deutch, Mr. Crist, and Ms. Wilson of Florida) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 with respect to the acquisition of beach fill, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Sand Acquisition, Nourishment, and Development Act of 2017 or the
SAND Act of 2017.
Acquisition of beach fill
Section 935 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 (33 U.S.C. 2299) is amended by striking
if such materials are not available from domestic sources for environmental or economic reasons.