H. R. 1120
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 3, 2009
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the Central Texas Water Recycling and Reuse Project, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Central Texas Water Recycling Act of
The Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act (Public Law 102–575; 43 U.S.C. 390h et seq.) is amended by inserting after section 16__ the following new section:
Central Texas Water Recycling and Reuse Project
The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Waco and other participating communities in the Central Texas Water Recycling and Reuse Project is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of permanent facilities to reclaim and reuse water in McLennan County, Texas.
The Federal share of the costs of the project described in subsection (a) shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost.
The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project described in subsection (a).
Sunset of authority
The authority of the Secretary to carry out any provisions of this section shall terminate 10 years after the date of enactment of this section.
The table of sections in section 2 of Public Law 102–575 is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 16__ the following:
Sec. 16__. Central Texas Water Recycling and Reuse Project.
Passed the House of Representatives June 2, 2009.
Lorraine C. Miller,