H.AMDT.82 to H.R.1145

Amendment adds to the water research outcomes a study of the long-term ice cover and water level outlook for major water bodies in the United States, including the Great Lakes, and the potential impacts of the results of such projections on infrastructure, and resource management options based on such projections.

H.AMDT.82(A007)
Amends: H.R.1145
Sponsor: Rep Kirk, Mark Steven [IL-10](offered 4/23/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment adds to the water research outcomes a study of the long-term ice cover and water level outlook for major water bodies in the United States, including the Great Lakes, and the potential impacts of the results of such projections on infrastructure, and resource management options based on such projections.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 111-82 to add to the plan a direction that agencies included in the interagency committee work to achieve projection of the long-term ice cover and water level outlook for major water bodies in the United States, including the Great Lakes, the potential impacts of the results of such projections on infrastructure, and resource management options based on such projections.

STATUS:

    4/23/2009 11:50am:
    Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Kirk. (consideration: CR H4706-4707; text: CR H4706)
    4/23/2009 11:54am:
    On agreeing to the Kirk amendment Agreed to by voice vote.

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