H.R. 1558 (99th): Inland Waterways Development Act of 1985


Mar 19, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Howard

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize the improvement of and funding for the inland and intracoastal waterways of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/19/1985--Introduced.Inland Waterways Development Act of 1985 - Amends the Inland Waterways Revenue Act of 1978 requiring transfer to the Inland Waterways Trust Fund amounts equivalent to the revenue from the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 19, 1985

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Related Bills

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S. 967 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 1985

H.R. 6 (Related)
Water Resources Development Act of 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1986

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