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Text of the Pactola Reservoir Reallocation Authorization Act of 2003

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 15, 2003 (Introduced).

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HR 2132 IH

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2132

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to reallocate costs of the Pactola Dam and Reservoir, South Dakota, to reflect increased demands for municipal and industrial and fish and wildlife purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 15, 2003

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


A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to reallocate costs of the Pactola Dam and Reservoir, South Dakota, to reflect increased demands for municipal and industrial and fish and wildlife purposes.

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

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Pactola Reservoir Reallocation Authorization Act of 2003’.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

    The Congress finds the following:

      (1) It is appropriate to reallocate the costs of the Pactola Dam and Reservoir, South Dakota, to reflect increased demands for municipal and industrial and fish and wildlife purposes.

      (2) Section 302 of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7152) prohibits this reallocation of costs without congressional approval.

SEC. 3. AUTHORIZATION OF REALLOCATION OF COSTS OF PACTOLA DAM AND RESERVOIR, SOUTH DAKOTA.

    The Secretary of the Interior may reallocate the construction costs of the Pactola Dam and Reservoir, Rapid Valley Unit, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, South Dakota, from irrigation purposes to municipal and industrial and fish and wildlife purposes. The reallocation shall be accomplished in a manner consistent with reclamation law (including the Act of June 17, 1902 (32 Stat. 388), and all Acts amendatory thereof or supplementary thereto) and Bureau of Reclamation policy.