About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to modify the Houston Ship Channel navigation project for the purpose of maintaining forty-foot project depths in certain portions of the project, and to make the Port of Houston bridge across Greens Bayou, Texas, eligible for reimbursement under the Truman-Hobbs Act.
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Jan 24, 1985
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 663”). 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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Water Resources Development Act of 1986
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 663 — 99th Congress: Houston Ship Channel Navigation Improvement Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr663
“H.R. 663 — 99th Congress: Houston Ship Channel Navigation Improvement Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr663>
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