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Public Law No: 114-163 (05/20/2016)

 
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Public Law 114-163
114th Congress

                                 An Act


 
   To provide for the authority for the successors and assigns of the 
   Starr-Camargo Bridge Company to maintain and operate a toll bridge 
    across the Rio Grande near Rio Grande City, Texas, and for other 
             purposes. <<NOTE: May 20, 2016 -  [S. 2143]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. STARR-CAMARGO BRIDGE.

    Public Law 87-532 (76 Stat. 153) is amended--
            (1) in the first section, in subsection (a)(2)--
                    (A) by inserting ``, and its successors and 
                assigns,'' after ``State of Texas'';
                    (B) by inserting ``consisting of not more than 14 
                lanes'' after ``approaches thereto''; and
                    (C) by striking ``and for a period of sixty-six 
                years from the date of completion of such bridge,'';
            (2) in section 2, by inserting ``and its successors and 
        assigns,'' after ``companies'';
            (3) by redesignating sections 3, 4, and 5 as sections 4, 5, 
        and 6, respectively;
            (4) by inserting after section 2 the following:
``SEC. 3. RIGHTS OF STARR-CAMARGO BRIDGE COMPANY AND SUCCESSORS 
                    AND ASSIGNS.

    ``(a) In General.--The Starr-Camargo Bridge Company and its 
successors and assigns shall have the rights and privileges granted to 
the B and P Bridge Company and its successors and assigns under section 
2 of the Act of May 1, 1928 (45 Stat. 471, chapter 466).
    ``(b) Requirement.--In exercising the rights and privileges granted 
under subsection (a), the Starr-Camargo Bridge Company and its 
successors and assigns shall act in accordance with--
            ``(1) just compensation requirements;
            ``(2) public proceeding requirements; and
            ``(3) any other requirements applicable to the exercise of 
        the rights referred to in subsection (a) under the laws of the 
        State of Texas.''; and
            (5) in section 4 (as redesignated by paragraph (3))--
                    (A) by inserting ``and its successors and assigns,'' 
                after ``such company'';
                    (B) by striking ``or'' after ``public agency,'';
                    (C) by inserting ``or to a corporation,'' after 
                ``international bridge authority or commission,''; and

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                    (D) by striking ``authority, or commission'' each 
                place it appears and inserting ``authority, commission, 
                or corporation''.

    Approved May 20, 2016.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--S. 2143:
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SENATE REPORTS: No. 114-213 (Comm. on Environment and Public Works).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 162 (2016):
            Mar. 17, considered and passed Senate.
            May 16, considered and passed House.

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