S. 334 (112th): A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the American Falls Reservoir.


Feb 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 18, 2011 but was never passed by the House.


James Risch

Senator from Idaho



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Last Updated: Oct 21, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Directs the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon the request of the licensee for the project numbered 12423 (American Falls Reservoir, Idaho), to reinstate the license and extend to September ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 14, 2011
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Jul 14, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Oct 18, 2011
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 334”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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S. 3099 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2010

S. 276 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 26, 2014

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