Washington : Government Printing Office
Flood Control Act of 1948.
|Sec. 201||State, etc., cooperation.|
|Sec. 201||49 Stat. 1571; 52 Stat. 1215.
23 U.S.C. §§ 701c, 701c-1.
|Sec. 203||Projects authorized.|
|Sec. 203||Obligations of U.S.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
That section 3 of the Act approved June 22, 1936 (Public, Numbered 738, Seventy-fourth Congress), as amended by section 2 of the Act approved June 28, 1938 (Public, Numbered 761, Seventy-fifth Congress), shall apply to all works authorized in this title except that for any channel improvement or channel rectification project, provisions (a), (b), and (c) of section 3 of said Act of June 22, 1936, shall apply thereto, and except as otherwise provided by law:
That the following works of improvement for the benefit of navigation and the control of destructive floodwaters and other purposes are hereby adopted and authorized to be prosecuted under the direction of the Secretary of the Army and the supervision of the Chief of Engineers in accordance with the plans in the respective reports hereinafter designated and subject to the conditions set forth therein:
Nothing in this Act shall be construed to abrogate or impair existing obligations of the United States or any agency thereof, including obligations to furnish water for irrigation and obligations to any Indian or tribe or band of Indians whether based on treaty, agreement, or Act of Congress.
Approved, June 30, 1948.