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To Remove Restrictions from a Parcel of Land Situated in the Atlantic District, Accomack County, Virginia (H.R. 2087)
November 17, 2011 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 17, 2011 -

Reporting H.R. 2087 Out of Committee (Passed 32-11. View Roll Call Vote)
This bill removes a federal deed restriction on a parcel of land in Accomack County, Virginia allowing the county to be able to use the property to further develop a site and connect a research facility that will create hundreds of jobs.

Wittman Amendment #021 – Imposes Deadline for Restriction to be Removed (Agreed to by Voice Vote.)
This amendment requires the restriction to be removed within 90 of enactment of the bill.

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