H.R. 643 (97th): A bill to modify the navigation project for Lynnhaven Inlet, Bay, and connecting waters, Virginia.


Jan 5, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 5, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Whitehurst

Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

1/5/1981--Introduced.Amends the River and Harbor Act of 1962 to authorize the Secretary of the Army, through the Chief of Engineers, to pay the city of Virginia Beach, Virginia, for certain ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 5, 1981

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1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 1151 (96th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 18, 1979

H.R. 432 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1983

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