H.R.3985 - To require the Director of the Geological Survey to conduct a study of the water quality of the Mississippi River.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gunderson, Steve [R-WI-3] (Introduced 02/07/1990)|
|Committees:||House - Interior and Insular Affairs; Public Works and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/05/1990 Provisions Included In H.R.5769. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.R.3985 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
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HR 3985 IH 101st CONGRESS 2d Session H. R. 3985 To require the Director of the Geological Survey to conduct a study of the water quality of the Mississippi River. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES February 7, 1990 Mr. GUNDERSON (for himself, Mrs. MARTIN of Illinois, and Mr. TAUKE) introduced the following bill; which was referred jointly to the Committees on Interior and Insular Affairs and Public Works and Transportation A BILL To require the Director of the Geological Survey to conduct a study of the water quality of the Mississippi River. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. WATER QUALITY OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER. (a) STUDY- The Director of the Geological Survey (hereinafter in this Act referred to as the `Director') shall conduct a study of the water quality of the Mississippi River. (b) CONSULTATION- In conducting the study under this section, the Director is authorized to consult with, and request the assistance of, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Environmental Protection Agency, and the Army Corps of Engineers. (c) REPORT- The Director shall report the results of the study under this section, together with his findings and recommendations, to Congress on or before October 1, 1992. SEC. 2. AUTHORIZATION. There is authorized to be appropriated $2,000,000 to carry out the study under this Act.