H. R. 135
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 3, 2013
Ms. Matsui introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
To authorize improvements to flood damage reduction facilities adjacent to the American and Sacramento Rivers near Sacramento, California, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Natomas Basin Flood Protection
Improvements Act of 2013
Project Modification, American and Sacramento Rivers, California
The project for flood
damage reduction, American and Sacramento Rivers, California, authorized by
section 101(a)(1) of the Water Resources Development Act of 1996 (Public Law
104–303; 110 Stat. 3662), and modified by
section 366 of the Water Resources
Development Act of 1999 (Public Law 106–53; 113 Stat. 319),
section 129 of the
Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004 (Public Law 108–137; 117
Stat. 1839), and
section 130 of the Energy and Water Development and Related
Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 (Division C of Public Law 110–161; 121 Stat.
1947), is further modified to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct
improvements to flood damage reduction facilities adjacent to the American and
Sacramento Rivers in the vicinity of Sacramento, California, substantially in
accordance with the report of the Chief of Engineers entitled
River Watershed (Common Features) Project, Natomas Basin, Sacramento and Sutter
Counties, California, dated December 30, 2010, at an estimated total
cost of $1,389,500,000, with an estimated Federal cost of $921,200,000 and an
estimated non-Federal cost of $468,300,000.
Credit for non-Federal work
The non-Federal interest shall receive credit for expenses and in-kind contributions incurred by the non-Federal interest for planning, design, and construction of the project and acquisition of lands, easements, rights-of-way, relocations, and dredged material disposal areas for the project.
Application of credit
Such credit shall be applied toward the non-Federal share of—
the project; or
any other project for which the non-Federal interest has entered into a cost-sharing agreement with the Secretary.
Limitation on statutory construction
Nothing in this subsection may be construed to limit the ability of the non-Federal interest to pursue credit or reimbursement for work performed by the non-Federal interest in connection with the project under any other authority, rule, or procedure, including section 104 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 (33 U.S.C. 2214).