Whereas, the Port of Georgetown is a recognized component of the economic framework of this State; and
Whereas, federal, state, and local officials believe that dedicating adequate funding from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund to return the Port of Georgetown to twenty-seven feet mean low water level would be beneficial to the economic growth of the State. Now, therefore, /
Amend the resolution further, as and if amended, page 2, after line 33, by inserting:
/ That the members of the South Carolina General Assembly hereby request President Barack H. Obama to include in his 2012 federal budget funding for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to conduct maintenance dredging of the Port of Georgetown. /
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.