Text of the Deschutes River Conservancy Reauthorization Act of 2005
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 16, 2005 but was never passed by the House. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 28, 2006 (Referred to House Committee).
S 166 RFH
March 28, 2006
Referred to the Committee on Resources
To amend the Oregon Resource Conservation Act of 1996 to reauthorize the participation of the Bureau of Reclamation in the Deschutes River Conservancy, 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. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the `Deschutes River Conservancy Reauthorization Act of 2005'.
SEC. 2. EXTENSION OF PARTICIPATION OF BUREAU OF RECLAMATION IN DESCHUTES RIVER CONSERVANCY.
Section 301 of the Oregon Resource Conservation Act of 1996 (division B of Public Law 104-208; 110 Stat. 3009-534) is amended--
(1) in subsection (a)--
(A) in paragraph (1), by striking `Deschutes River Basin Working Group' and inserting `Deschutes River Conservancy Working Group'; and
(B) by striking paragraph (5) and inserting the following:
`(5) QUORUM- The term `quorum' means 8 of those qualified Working Group members appointed and eligible to serve.';
(2) in subsection (b)(3), by inserting before the period at the end the following: `, and up to a total amount of $2,000,000 during each of fiscal years 2006 through 2015'; and
(3) in subsection (h), by inserting before the period at the end the following: `, and $2,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2015'.
Passed the Senate November 16, 2005.
EMILY J. REYNOLDS,