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H.R. 2786: To amend the Federal Power Act with respect to the criteria and process to qualify as a qualifying conduit hydropower facility.

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 6, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2786

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 6, 2017

(for himself and Ms. DeGette) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To amend the Federal Power Act with respect to the criteria and process to qualify as a qualifying conduit hydropower facility.

1.

Qualifying conduit hydropower facilities

Section 30(a) of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 823a(a)) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (2)(C), by striking 45 days and inserting 15 days; and

(2)

in paragraph (3)(C)—

(A)

in clause (i), by adding and after the semicolon;

(B)

by striking clause (ii); and

(C)

by redesignating clause (iii) as clause (ii).