H.R. 5311 (97th): Nonstructural Water Resources Development Act of 1981


Jan 25, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 25, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Bennett

Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure equal consideration of nonstructural water resources projects and plans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/25/1982--Introduced.Nonstructural Water Resources Development Act of 1981 - Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1974 to revise flood protection project planning to grant equal consideration to structural and nonstructural ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5311”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 55 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1983

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