H.R. 186 (110th): Arkansas Valley Conduit Act

Introduced:
Jan 04, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress
See Instead:

H.R. 317 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 05, 2007

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Jan 04, 2007
 
Sponsor
Marilyn Musgrave
Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 04, 2007
Length
8 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2555 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2005

H.R. 317 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 05, 2007

 
Full Title

To authorize the construction of the Arkansas Valley Conduit in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.

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Library of Congress Summary

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1/4/2007--Introduced.
Arkansas Valley Conduit Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to plan, design, and construct a water delivery pipeline, to be known as the Arkansas Valley Conduit, from a location in the vicinity of Pueblo Reservoir, Pueblo, to Lamar, Colorado.
Designates the Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District, or its designee that is recognized under State law as an entity that has taxing authority, as the lead non-federal entity for the Conduit. Directs such entity to:
(1) act as the official agent of the Conduit;
(2) pay the non-federal share of any increased costs, including construction costs, under this Act; and
(3) pay costs for and perform the operations, maintenance, and replacement of the Conduit. Sets the federal share of:
(1) total planning, design, and construction costs at 80%; and
(2) any increased costs that are a result of fundamental design changes conducted at the request of anyone other than such entity at 100%.
Directs the Secretary, upon completion, to transfer ownership of the Conduit to such entity.

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