S. 2171 (105th): A bill to extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of a hydroelectric project in the State of Arkansas.


Jun 16, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Enacted as H.R. 4081 (companion bill)

Dale Bumpers

Senator from Arkansas



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6/16/1998--Introduced.Directs the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, upon request of a specified licensee, to extend the time required for commencement of construction of a specified hydroelectric project in Arkansas for a ... Read more >

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Jun 16, 1998

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Jul 29, 1998
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Oct 2, 1998
Passed Senate

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H.R. 4081 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 26, 1998

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