About the bill
A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to permit a temporary increase in the amount of water diverted from Lake Michigan at Chicago, Illinois, during periods of abnormally high water levels in the Great Lakes for the purpose of alleviating water damage on the shoreline of Lake Michigan and the other Great Lakes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4051 — 99th Congress: Emergency Great Lakes Level Reduction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr4051
“H.R. 4051 — 99th Congress: Emergency Great Lakes Level Reduction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr4051>
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