S. 1175: Infrastructure Facilitation and Habitat Conservation Act of 2013

Introduced:
Jun 18, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Dianne Feinstein
Senior Senator from California
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 18, 2013
Length
8 pages
Related Bills
S. 826 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011

H.R. 2280 (Related)
Infrastructure Facilitation and Habitat Conservation Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 06, 2013

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 18, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jun 18, 2013
Referred to Committee Jun 18, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

4% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a program to provide loans and loan guarantees to enable eligible public entities to acquire interests in real property that are in compliance with habitat conservation plans approved by the Secretary of the Interior under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, and for other purposes.

Summary

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Cosponsors
none
Committees

Senate Environment and Public Works

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6/18/2013--Introduced.
Infrastructure Facilitation and Habitat Conservation Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of the Treasury (Secretary) to establish a program to provide loans and loan guarantees to enable state political subdivisions to acquire interests in real property pursuant to habitat conservation plans approved by the Secretary of the Interior under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.
Requires the Secretary to:
(1) submit loan applications for the Secretary of the Interior's review, which shall include a determination that the subdivision has adopted a complementary plan for sustainable infrastructure development that provides for the mitigation of environmental impacts; and
(2) give preference to such subdivisions located in biologically rich regions in which rapid growth and development threaten successful implementation of approved habitat conservation plans.

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