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Text of the A bill to amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior ...

...of the Interior to participate in the City of Hermiston, Oregon, water recycling and reuse project, and for other purposes.

This bill was introduced on May 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 15, 2013 (Reported by Senate Committee).

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Calendar No. 132

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 693

[Report No. 113–75]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 10, 2013

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

July 15, 2013

Reported by , with an amendment

Insert the part printed in italic

A BILL

To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the City of Hermiston, Oregon, water recycling and reuse project, and for other purposes.

1.

Project authorization

(a)

In general

The Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act ( Public Law 102–575, title XVI; 43 U.S.C. 390h et seq.) is amended by inserting after section 1656 the following:

1657.

City of Hermiston, Oregon, water recycling and reuse project

(a)

Authorization

The Secretary, in cooperation with the City of Hermiston, Oregon, is authorized to participate in the design, planning, and construction of permanent facilities to reclaim and reuse water in the City of Hermiston, Oregon.

(b)

Cost share

The Federal share of the costs of the project described in subsection (a) shall not exceed 25 percent of the total cost.

(c)

Limitation

The Secretary shall not provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the project described in subsection (a).

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(b)

Clerical amendment

The table of sections in section 2 of the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 1656 the following:

Sec. 1657. City of Hermiston, Oregon, water recycling and reuse project.

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2.

Deauthorization of Willow Lake Natural Treatment System Project, Oregon

(a)

In general

Section 1634 of the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 (43 U.S.C. 390h–16) is repealed.

(b)

Conforming amendment

The table of contents of title XVI of the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 ( Public Law 102–575 ; 106 Stat. 4602) is amended by striking the item relating to section 1634.

July 15, 2013

Reported with an amendment