Summary: H.R.2174 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (06/12/1990)

Mississippi River Corridor Study Commission Act of 1989 - Establishes the Mississippi River Corridor Study Commission to conduct a study and make recommendations regarding: (1) the feasibility of creating a Mississippi River National Heritage Corridor, to run through Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, and Wisconsin; and (2) the preservation and use of all the resources of the Corridor consistent with the purposes of this Act. Terminates such Commission 90 days after submission of a final report.

Declares the consent of the Congress to the negotiation by any State referred to in this Act of proposed interstate agreements or compacts among such States.

Authorizes appropriations.