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- 1/31/1985--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Corps of Engineers, to design and construct a specified erosion control project on an emergency basis on Tangier Island, Virginia. Preempts ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1986
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