H.R. 5099 (103rd): To amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 to provide a loan to the Madera-Chowchilla Power Authority.

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 26, 1994 (Introduced).

HR 5099 IH

103d CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5099

To amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 to provide a loan to the Madera-Chowchilla Power Authority.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 26, 1994

Mr. LEHMAN introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 to provide a loan to the Madera-Chowchilla Power Authority.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. DROUGHT RELIEF FOR MADERA-CHOWCHILLA POWER AUTHORITY HYDROELECTRIC PROJECTS.

    Section 103 of the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 (106 Stat. 55; 43 U.S.C. 2213) is amended--

      (1) by inserting in the first sentence after ‘resulting from drought conditions.’ the following: ‘The Secretary is further authorized to make a loan to the Madera-Chowchilla Power Authority to assist in the repayment of financial obligations associated with hydroelectric facilities that have been adversely affected by drought conditions.’; and

      (2) by striking ‘loan.’ at the end of the second proviso and inserting ‘loan, except that loans specifically for the Madera-Chowchilla Power Authority associated with hydroelectric facilities impacted by drought shall be under such terms and conditions as the Secretary deems appropriate.’.