Senate Moves Ahead With Water Infrastructure Bill

Law360, New York (May 10, 2013, 4:03 PM EDT) -- Bipartisan legislation authorizing several major U.S. Army Corps of Engineers water projects moved a step closer to approval on Thursday, with the Senate adopting a handful of amendments and one of the bill's sponsors pledging to present a final version for vote in a matter of days.

Senate lawmakers have unanimously passed several small changes this week to the Water Resources Development Act, which would greenlight 18 Corps water projects ranging from storm-damage prevention and erosion mitigation to creating grant programs for state and local governments...
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