H.R. 3910 (112th): Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2012

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Feb 06, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 3910

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 6, 2012

(for himself, Mr. Garamendi, Ms. Zoe Lofgren of California, Ms. Eshoo, Ms. Speier, 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 expand 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 Expansion Act of 2012.

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:

1657.

CCCSD-concord recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District, 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 $1,800,000.

1658.

Central Dublin recycled water distribution and retrofit project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Dublin San Ramon Services District, 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 $1,150,000.

1659.

Central 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 $8,000,000.

1660.

Palo Alto recycled water pipeline project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Palo Alto, 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 $8,250,000.

1661.

Ironhouse Sanitary District (ISD) recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Ironhouse Sanitary District (ISD), 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 $6,500,000.

1662.

Contra costa county refinery recycled water project, phase 1

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District, 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 $6,250,000.

1663.

Delta diablo sanitation district recycled water advanced treatment and expansion project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Delta Diablo Sanitation District, 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 $6,250,000.

1664.

Dublin recycled water expansion project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Dublin San Ramon Services District, 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 $6,000,000.

1665.

Hayward recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Hayward, 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 $6,750,000.

1666.

Mountain view recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Mountain View, 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 $3,125,000.

1667.

Pleasanton recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Pleasanton, 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 $5,000,000.

1668.

San Jose water company recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the San Jose Water Company, 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 $6,750,000.

1669.

Yountville recycled water project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the Town of Yountville, 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.

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(b)

Project implementation

In carrying out sections 1642 through 1656 of the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act, and the sections added to such Act under subsection (a), the Secretary shall enter into individual agreements with the San Francisco Bay Area Recycled Water Coalition participating agencies to fund the projects and may include in such agreements a provision for the reimbursement of construction costs, including those construction costs incurred prior to the enactment of this Act, subject to appropriations made available for the Federal share of the project under sections 1642 through 1656 of the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act and the sections added to such Act under subsection (a).

(c)

Clerical amendments

The table of sections of section 2 of the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 (43 U.S.C. prec. 371) is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 1656 the following:

Sec. 1657. CCCSD-concord recycled water project.

Sec. 1658. Central Dublin recycled water distribution and retrofit project.

Sec. 1659. Central Redwood City recycled water project.

Sec. 1660. Palo Alto recycled water pipeline project.

Sec. 1661. Ironhouse Sanitary District (ISD) recycled water project.

Sec. 1662. Contra Costa County Refinery recycled water project, phase 1.

Sec. 1663. Delta Diablo Sanitation District recycled water advanced treatment and expansion project.

Sec. 1664. Dublin recycled water expansion project.

Sec. 1665. Hayward recycled water project.

Sec. 1666. Mountain View recycled water project.

Sec. 1667. Pleasanton recycled water project.

Sec. 1668. San Jose Water Company recycled water project.

Sec. 1669. Yountville recycled water project.

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3.

Modification to authorized projects

(a)

Antioch recycled water project

Section 1644(d) of the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act (43 U.S.C. 390h–27) is amended by striking $2,250,000 and inserting $3,200,000.

(b)

South Bay advanced recycled water treatment facility

Section 1648(d) of the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act (43 U.S.C. 390h–31) is amended by striking $8,250,000 and inserting $14,750,000.