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H.R. 1493: SAND Act


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 2, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1493

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 2, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

A BILL

To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 to modify a provision relating to acquisition of beach fill.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Sand Acquisition, Nourishment, and Development Act or the SAND Act.

2.

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.