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Text of the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Authorization Act of 2007

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 23, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 14, 2007 (Introduced).

This is not the latest text of this bill.

Source: GPO

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110th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1526

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 14, 2007

(for himself, Ms. Eshoo, Mrs. Tauscher, Mr. Lantos, Mr. Honda, Ms. Zoe Lofgren of California, Mr. McNerney, and Mr. Stark) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Authorization Act of 2007.

2.

Project authorizations

(a)

In General

The Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act (Public Law 102–575, title XVI; 43 U.S.C. 390h et seq.) is amended by adding at the end the following:

16xx.

Mountain View, Moffett Area Reclaimed Water Pipeline Project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Palo Alto, California, and the City of Mountain View, California, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water distribution systems.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $5,000,000.

16xx.

Pittsburg Recycled Water Project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Pittsburg, California, and the Delta Diablo Sanitation District, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water system facilities.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $1,400,000.

16xx.

Antioch Recycled Water Project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Antioch, California, and the Delta Diablo Sanitation District, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water system facilities.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $2,250,000.

16xx.

North Coast County Water District Recycled Water Project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the North Coast County Water District, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water system facilities.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $2,500,000.

16xx.

Redwood City Recycled Water Project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Redwood City, California, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water system facilities.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $1,100,000.

16xx.

South Santa Clara County Recycled Water Project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the South County Regional Wastewater Authority and the Santa Clara Valley Water District, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water system distribution facilities.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $7,000,000.

16xx.

South Bay Advanced Recycled Water Treatment Facility

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of San Jose, California, and the Santa Clara Valley Water District, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of recycled water treatment facilities.

(b)

Cost Share

The Federal share of the cost of the project authorized by this section shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost of the project.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project authorized by this section.

(d)

Authorization of Appropriations

There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $8,250,000.

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(b)

Conforming Amendments

The table of items in section 2 of Public Law 102–575 is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 16xx the following:

Sec. 16xx. Mountain View, Moffett Area Reclaimed Water Pipeline Project.

Sec. 16xx. Pittsburg Recycled Water Project.

Sec. 16xx. Antioch Recycled Water Project.

Sec. 16xx. North Coast County Water District Recycled Water Project.

Sec. 16xx. Redwood City Recycled Water Project.

Sec. 16xx. South Santa Clara County Recycled Water Project.

Sec. 16xx. South Bay Advanced Recycled Water Treatment Facility.

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3.

San jose area water reclamation and reuse project

The Secretary of the Interior shall request amounts necessary to fully fund, by September 30, 2010, the San Jose Area Water Reclamation and Reuse Project authorized by section 1607 of Public Law 102–575.