S. 2909 (108th): Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Natural Gas Pipeline Enlargement Act

Introduced:
Oct 06, 2004 (108th Congress, 2003–2004)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 5369 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 16, 2004

Sponsor
Arlen Specter
Senator from Pennsylvania
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Oct 06, 2004
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 5369 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 2004

 
Status

This bill was introduced on October 6, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Oct 06, 2004
Referred to Committee Oct 06, 2004
 
Full Title

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to allow the Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation to increase the diameter of a natural gas pipeline located in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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10/6/2004--Introduced.
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Natural Gas Pipeline Enlargement Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to grant the Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation an easement to enlarge the diameter of a specified pipeline from 14 inches to not more than 20 inches, consistent with the recreational values and protection of the resources of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area in Pennsylvania.
Authorizes the Superintendent of the Recreation Area to issue a permit to the Corporation for the use of the Recreation Area for temporary construction and staging areas required for the construction of the enlarged pipeline.
Requires the Corporation to comply with all requirements for certification by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that are necessary to permit the increase in pipeline size.
Prohibits the Secretary from granting additional increases in the diameter of, or easements for, the pipeline within the boundary of the Recreation Area after the date of enactment of this Act.

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