H.R. 102 (99th): A bill to authorize construction of a dam on the Pearl River in the vicinity of Shoccoe, Mississippi, for the purpose of providing flood control for Jackson, Columbia, Monticello, Georgetown, and points downstream from Jackson, Mississippi in the Pearl River Basin.
Jan 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 3, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district
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- 1/3/1985--Introduced.Authorizes and directs the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to design and construct a flood retarding dam at full Federal expense on the Pearl River ...
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1986
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