H.R. 4750 (109th): Lower Republican River Basin Study Act

Introduced:
Feb 14, 2006 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Died (Passed House)
Sponsor
Thomas “Tom” Osborne
Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 28, 2006
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3241 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 02, 2003

 
Status

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 27, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.

Progress
Introduced Feb 14, 2006
Referred to Committee Feb 14, 2006
Reported by Committee Jul 19, 2006
Passed House Sep 27, 2006
 
Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of implementing a water supply and conservation project to improve water supply reliability, increase the capacity of water storage, and improve water management efficiency in the Republican River Basin between Harlan County Lake in Nebraska and Milford Lake in Kansas.

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House Natural Resources

Water and Power

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9/27/2006--Passed House amended.
Lower Republican River Basin Study Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of implementing a water supply and conservation project that will:
(1) improve water supply reliability in the Republican River Basin between Harlan County Lake in Nebraska and Milford Lake in Kansas;
(2) increase the capacity of water storage through projects that serve areas in the Republican River Basin; and
(3) improve water management efficiency in the Republican River Basin and, where appropriate, evaluate integrated water resource management and supply needs in the Republican River Basin. Terminates the Secretary's authority to carry out this Act 10 years after its enactment.

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