S. 276 (113th): A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the American Falls Reservoir.


Feb 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 26, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 26, 2014.


Pub.L. 113-177


James Risch

Senator from Idaho



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Last Updated: Jan 1, 2014
Length: 1 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/26/2014--Public Law.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 for ... Read more >


Feb 11, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 14, 2013
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 19, 2013
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.

Sep 11, 2014
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 26, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 276”). 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. 334 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 18, 2011

S. 275 (Related)
A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2013

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