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Text of the Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 27, 2005 but was never passed by the House. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 27, 2005 (Referred to House Committee).

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S 1017 RFH

109th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1017

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 27, 2005

Referred to the Committee on Resources


AN ACT

To reauthorize grants for the water resources research and technology institutes established under the Water Resources Research Act of 1984.

    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 `Water Resources Research Act Amendments of 2005'.

SEC. 2. WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH.

    (a) Authorization of Appropriations- Section 104(f) of the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 (42 U.S.C. 10303(f)) is amended--

      (1) in the subsection header, by striking `in General';

      (2) by striking paragraph (1) and inserting the following:

      `(1) IN GENERAL- There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section, to remain available until expended--

        `(A) $12,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2008; and

        `(B) $13,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010.'; and

      (3) in paragraph (2), by striking `(2) Any' and inserting the following:

      `(2) FAILURE TO OBLIGATE FUNDS- Any'.

    (b) Additional Appropriations Where Research Focused on Water Problems of Interstate Nature- Section 104(g) of the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 (42 U.S.C. 10303(g)) is amended--

      (1) by redesignating paragraph (2) as paragraph (4); and

      (2) in paragraph (1)--

        (A) in the first sentence--

          (i) by striking `(1) There' and inserting the following:

      `(1) IN GENERAL- There'; and

          (ii) by striking `$3,000,000 for fiscal year 2001, $4,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2002 and 2003, and $6,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2004 and 2005' and inserting `$6,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2008 and $7,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010';

        (B) in the second sentence, by striking `Such' and inserting the following:

      `(2) NON-FEDERAL MATCHING FUNDS- The'; and

        (C) in the third sentence, by striking `Funds' and inserting the following:

      `(3) AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS- Funds'.

Passed the Senate September 27, 2005.

Attest:

EMILY J. REYNOLDS,

Secretary.