House Amendment 1147 , 114th Congress
Purpose
An amendment to prohibit the use of funds by the Army Corps of Engineers to implement, administer, or enforce the last four words of subparagraph (B) of section 1341(a)(1) of title 31, with respect to crevassing levees under the Birds Point-New Madrid Floodway Operations Plan.
Description
Amendment sought to clarify that, with respect to crevassing of levees under the Birds Point-New Madrid Floodway Operations Plan, the Federal government would be responsible for any rebuilding once floodwaters have receded.
Chamber
U.S. House of Representatives
Sponsor(s)
Amends
HR 5055: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
Latest Action
On agreeing to the Smith (MO) amendment (A066) Failed by recorded vote: 119 - 300 (Roll no. 261).
2016-05-25 23:03:36
Created: May 26, 2016 9:29:23 AM Submitted: May 25, 2016 4:00:00 AM Last Update: Jan 9, 2017 4:33:35 PM

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