About the bill
H.R. 220, as amended, allows for the expansion of the existing Terror Lake hydroelectric project located on Kodiak Island within the Kodiak Island National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, to meet the growing needs of its 13,800 residents and the U.S. Coast Guard facility on the island. Without this expansion, the community would need to import diesel fuel and run generators at great cost and environmental harm. The project may use up to 20 acres of federal land within the Refuge to divert via an underground tunnel a small portion of waters from the adjacent Upper Hidden Basin into Terror Lake to increase hydropower project capacity. This project would be subject to the Federal Power Act, including mandatory environmental conditions, but not require the Secretary of the Interior to ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alaska At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 2, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 20, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 20, 2018.
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Young Legislation to Streamline Expansion of Terror Lake Hydro Project on Kodiak Island”
— Rep. Don Young [R-AK0] (Sponsor) on Jun 27, 2017
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This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 214: A bill to authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project.
Ordered Reported on Mar 30, 2017. 98% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 220 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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To authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project, and for other purposes, Pub. L. No. 115-201, H.R. 220, 115th Cong. (2018).
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