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Text of the A bill to extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of a hydroelectric project in ...

...hydroelectric project in the State of Arkansas.

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 2, 1998 but was never passed by the House. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 21, 1998 (Referred to House Committee).

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S 2171 RFH

105th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2171

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 21, 1998

Referred to the Committee on Commerce


AN ACT

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 three consecutive two-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.

Passed the Senate October 2, 1998.

Attest:

GARY SISCO,

Secretary.