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H.R. 3756 (114th): WIFIA Improvement Act

The text of the bill below is as of Oct 16, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3756

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 16, 2015

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To amend the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 to remove a financial assistance limitation for certain water projects, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the WIFIA Improvement Act.

2.

Removal of financial assistance limitation for certain water projects

(a)

In general

Section 5028(a) of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (33 U.S.C. 3907(a)) is amended—

(1)

by striking paragraph (5); and

(2)

by redesignating paragraphs (6) and (7) as paragraphs (5) and (6), respectively.

(b)

Conforming amendment

Section 5034(b)(2)(A) of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (33 U.S.C. 3913(b)(2)(A)) is amended by inserting , as such limitation was in effect on the day before the date of enactment of the WIFIA Reauthorization Act, after 5028(a)(5).