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To Facilitate a Proposed Project in the Lower St. Croix Wild and Scenic River (H.R. 850)
October 5, 2011 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 5, 2011 -

Reporting H.R. 850 Out of Committee (Passed 30-14. View Roll Call Vote)
This bill would allow a 4-lane highway bridge, which connects Minnesota and Wisconsin, to be built over the Lower Saint Croix River.

Bishop Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (Agreed to by Voice Vote.)
This amendment would include consensus language negotiated with the Senate and require a mitigation package supported by the stakeholders.

Holt Amendment #085 – Technical Amendment (Failed 16-28. View Roll Call Vote)
This amendment would delay the project by requiring further analysis of the rivers values.

* For complete legislative action for the October 5, 2011 Full Committee Markup, click here.




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