ABSTRACT

Army Corps of Engineers: Water Resource Authorizations, Appropriations, and Activities [February 27, 2017]   [open pdf - 899KB]

From the Document: "The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) undertakes activities to maintain navigable channels, reduce flood and storm damage, and restore aquatic ecosystems. The Corps attracts congressional attention because its water resource projects can have significant local and regional economic benefits and environmental effects. Congress directs the Corps through authorizations; appropriations; and oversight of its studies, construction projects, and the ongoing operations of Corps infrastructure. This report summarizes congressional authorization and appropriations processes for the Corps."

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CRS Report for Congress, R41243
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2017-02-27
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Public Domain
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Federation of American Scientists: http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/index.html
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