33 U.S. Code § 641 - Creation of Mississippi River Commission

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A commission is created to be called “The Mississippi River Commission”, to consist of seven members.


(June 28, 1879, ch. 43, § 1,21 Stat. 37.)

This was the first section of an act entitled “An act to provide for the appointment of a ‘Mississippi River Commission’ for the improvement of said river from the Head of the Passes near its mouth to its head-waters”.
Appropriation for Salaries and Expenses

Section 7 of act June 28, 1879, omitted as temporary and executed, provided for the expenditure of an appropriation of $175,000 for salaries of the commission and necessary expenses of surveys, examinations, etc.
Missouri River Commission

The Missouri River Commission was created by act July 5, 1884, ch. 229, § 1,23 Stat. 144, and repealed by act July 13, 1902, ch. 1079, § 1,32 Stat. 367.

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