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Text of the An Act to amend the act of July 9, 1965 (79 Stat. 213; 16 U.S.C. 4601-17(c)), and for other purposes.

...for other purposes.

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 1976. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 21, 1976 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

90 STAT. 2728                      PUBLIC LAW 94-576—OCT. 21, 1976

                 Public Law 94-576
                 94th Congress
                                                    An Act                 .
 Oct. 21, 1976   To amend the Act of July 9, 1965 (79 Stat. 213; 16 U.S.C. 4601-17(c)), and
 [H.R. 15563]                               for other purposes.

                   Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Dams and         United States of America in Congress assembled^ That section 6(d)
reservoirs.      of the Act of July 9, 1965 (79 Stat. 213; 16 U.S.C. 460 L-17(c)) is
Recreational,    amended by inserting after "Authority,": "but the Authority is
?6 Tisr***       authorized to recognize and provide for recreational and other public
460Z-17          ^^^^ ^* ^^^ dams and reservoirs heretofore or hereafter constructed
                 in a manner consistent with the promotion of navigation, flood control,
                 and the generation of electrical energy, as otherwise required by law,".
                   Approved October 21, 1976.




                 LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:                                - -
                 HOUSE REPORT No. 94-1608 (Comm. on Interior and Insular Affairs).
                 SENATE REPORT No. 94-1353 (Comm. on Interior and Insular Affairs).
                 CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 122 (1976):
                      Sept. 22, considered and passed House.
                      Sept. 30, considered and passed Senate, amended.
                      Oct. 1, House agreed to Senate amendment with an amendment; Senate agreed to
                        House amendment.