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S. 1104 (114th): A bill to extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam.

The text of the bill below is as of Apr 27, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1104

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 27, 2015

(for himself, Mr. Tester, and Mr. Risch) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam.

1.

Extension of time for Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project involving Gibson Dam

(a)

In general

Notwithstanding the requirements of section 13 of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 806) that would otherwise apply to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project numbered 12478–003, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (referred to in this section as the Commission) may, 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, extend the time period during which the licensee is required to commence construction of the project for a 6-year period that begins on the date described in subsection (b).

(b)

Date described

The date described in this subsection is the date of the expiration of the extension of the period required for commencement of construction for the project described in subsection (a) that was issued by the Commission prior to the date of enactment of this Act under section 13 of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 806).