Summary: H.R.4589 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/23/1984)

Amends the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to require each Federal agency conducting or supporting an activity (whether inside or outside the coastal zone) that produces an identifiable physical, biological, social or economic consequence in the zone or initiates a chain of events likely to result in such consequences to conduct or support that activity in a manner which is, to the maximum extent practicable, consistent with approved State management programs.

Specifies circumstances in which a Federal agency activity may be inconsistent with approved management programs.