42 U.S. Code § 1962d–5f - Beach nourishment

The Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, is authorized to provide periodic beach nourishment in the case of each water resources development project where such nourishment has been authorized for a limited period for such additional period as he determines necessary but in no event shall such additional period extend beyond the fiftieth year which begins after the date of initiation of construction of such project.


(Pub. L. 94–587, § 156,Oct. 22, 1976, 90 Stat. 2933; Pub. L. 99–662, title IX, § 934,Nov. 17, 1986, 100 Stat. 4197.)

Section was enacted as part of the Water Resources Development Act of 1976, and not as part of the Water Resources Planning Act which comprises this chapter.

1986—Pub. L. 99–662substituted “fiftieth” for “fifteenth”.


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