H.R.6028 - Save Florida Bay Act of 1992102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Shaw, E. Clay, Jr. [R-FL-15] (Introduced 09/24/1992)|
|Committees:||House - Interior and Insular Affairs; Merchant Marine and Fisheries; Public Works and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/30/1992 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Offshore Energy Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6028 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/24/1992)
Save Florida Bay Act of 1992 - Requires the Chairman of the Council on Environmental Quality to establish and coordinate an interagency committee to develop a program for facilitating the restoration of Florida Bay and to define the roles and responsibilities of each agency in facilitating that restoration.
Declares that it is the sense of the Congress that the Chairman should include Florida Bay in the Coastal America program.
Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to add Florida Bay, Florida, to the list of areas mandated for priority consideration as an estuary of national significance.
Mandates a study of Florida Bay problems, including those from Hurricane Andrew. Authorizes appropriations.