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H.R. 1732 (108th): Williamson County Water Recycling Act of 2004

The text of the bill below is as of Apr 10, 2003 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

HR 1732 IH

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1732

To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the Williamson County, Texas, Water Recycling and Reuse Project, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 10, 2003

Mr. CARTER (for himself and Mr. EDWARDS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Resources


A BILL

To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the Williamson County, Texas, Water Recycling and Reuse Project, and for other purposes.

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

SECTION 1. PROJECT AUTHORIZATION.

    (a) SHORT TITLE- This section may be cited as the ‘Williamson County Water Recycling Act of 2003’.

    (b) IN GENERAL- The Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act (Title XVI of Public Law 102-575; 43 U.S.C. 390h et seq.) is amended by inserting after section 1635 the following new section:

‘SEC. 1636. WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TEXAS, WATER RECYCLING AND REUSE PROJECT.

    ‘(a) AUTHORIZATION- The Secretary, in cooperation with the Lower Colorado River Authority, Texas, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of permanent facilities to reclaim and reuse water in Williamson County, Texas.

    ‘(b) COST SHARE- The Federal share of the costs of the project described in subsection (a) shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost.

    ‘(c) LIMITATION- The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project described in subsection (a).’.

    (c) CLERICAL AMENDMENT- The table of sections in section 2 of the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 1635 the following:

      ‘1636. Williamson County, Texas, Water Recycling and Reuse Project.’.