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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 Jul 23, 2007 (Reported by House Committee).

This is not the latest text of this bill.

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Union Calendar No. 161

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1526

[Report No. 110–

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

July 23, 2007

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on March 14, 2007

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 $1,750,000.

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 sections for Public Law 102–575 is amended by inserting after the last item relating to title XVI 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

It is the intent of Congress that a comprehensive water recycling program for the San Francisco Bay Area include the San Jose Area water reclamation and reuse program authorized by section 1607 of the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 (43 U.S.C. 390h–5).

July 23, 2007

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed