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H.R. 4081 (105th): To extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of a hydroelectric project in the State of Arkansas.

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 18, 1998 (Introduced).


HR 4081 IH

105th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4081

To extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of a hydroelectric project in the State of Arkansas.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 18, 1998

Mr. HUTCHINSON introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Commerce


A BILL

To extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of a hydroelectric project in the State of Arkansas.

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

SECTION 1. EXTENSION OF DEADLINES.

    Notwithstanding the time limitations of section 13 of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 806), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, upon the request of the licensee for FERC Project No. 10455 (and after reasonable notice), is authorized, in accordance with the good faith, due diligence and public interest requirements of section 13 and the Commission’s procedures under such section, to extend the time required for commencement of construction of the project for up to a maximum of 3 consecutive 2-year periods. This section shall take effect for the project upon the expiration of the extension (issued by the Commission under section 13) of the period required for commencement of such project.