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S. 491 (115th): A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving Clark Canyon Dam.

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 2, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 491

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 2, 2017

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

A BILL

To reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving Clark Canyon Dam.

1.

Extension of time for a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project involving Clark Canyon Dam

Notwithstanding the time period described in section 13 of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 806) that would otherwise apply to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project numbered 12429, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (referred to in this section as the Commission) shall, 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, reinstate the license and extend the time period during which the licensee is required to commence construction of project works for the 3-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act.