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S. 2019 (113th): SECURE Water Amendments Act of 2014

The text of the bill below is as of Jul 31, 2014 (Reported by Senate Committee).

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Calendar No. 517

113th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2019

[Report No. 113–230]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 12, 2014

(for himself, Mr. Heinrich, Mr. Wyden, Mr. Udall of New Mexico, Ms. Hirono, and Mr. Udall of Colorado) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

July 31, 2014

Reported by , with amendments

Omit the part struck through and insert the part printed in italic

A BILL

To reauthorize and update certain provisions of the Secure Water Act.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the SECURE Water Amendments Act of 2014 .

2.

Authorized activities; eligibility; authorization of appropriations

(a)

In general

Section 9504 of the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 ( 42 U.S.C. 10364 ) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a)

(A)

in paragraph (1)(H)

(i)

in clause (i), by striking or at the end;

(ii)

in clause (ii), by striking the period and inserting ; or; and

(iii)

by adding at the end the following:

(iii)

to plan for or address the impacts of drought.

; and

(B)

in paragraph (2)(A)

(i)

by striking ; and and inserting ; or;

(ii)

by striking (A) be located within the States and inserting the following:

(A)

be located in—

(i)

the States

; and

(iii)

by adding at the end the following:

(ii)

the State of Hawaii; and

; and

(2)

in subsection (e), by striking There is and all that follows through $200,000,000 and inserting “There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as are necessary to carry out this section for each of fiscal years 2015 through 2023”. to carry out this section $100,000,000 ”.

3.

Authorization of appropriations for national water availability and use assessment program

Section 9508(e)(2) of the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 ( 42 U.S.C. 10368(e)(2) ) is amended by striking $12,500,000 for the period of fiscal years 2009 through 2013 and inserting such sums as are necessary for the period of fiscal years 2014 through 2023. by striking 2009 through 2013 and inserting 2014 through 2018 .

July 31, 2014

Reported with amendments