S. 499 (112th): Bonneville Unit Clean Hydropower Facilitation Act


Mar 7, 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 December 30, 2012 but was never passed by the House.


Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Dec 30, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to facilitate the development of hydroelectric power on the Diamond Fork System of the Central Utah Project.

Summary (CRS)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.)Bonneville Unit Clean Hydropower Facilitation Act - Section3 - Declares ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 7, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 10, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Dec 30, 2012
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. 499”). 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)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 26 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 19, 2013

H.R. 460 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2012

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