IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 11, 2013
Mr. Risch (for himself and Mr. Crapo) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the American Falls Reservoir.
Extension of time for Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project involving American Falls Reservoir
Notwithstanding the time period specified in section 13 of the Federal Power Act ( 16 U.S.C. 806 ) that would otherwise apply to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project numbered 12423, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission shall, at the request of the licensee for the project, and after reasonable notice and in accordance with the procedures of the Commission under that section, reinstate the license and extend the time period during which the licensee is required to commence the construction of project works to the end of the 3-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act.