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S. 1811: A bill to make technical corrections to the America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 11, 2019 (Referred to House Committee).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1811

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 11, 2019

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, 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

AN ACT

To make technical corrections to the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, and for other purposes.

1.

Non-Federal implementation pilot program

Section 1043(b)(7) of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (33 U.S.C. 2201 note) is amended by striking 5 years and inserting 10 years.

2.

Maintenance and construction of water resources development projects by non-Federal interests

Section 204(c)(1) of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 (33 U.S.C. 2232(c)(1)) is amended by striking under subsection (b) and inserting under this section.

3.

Watercraft inspection stations

Section 104(d)(1)(A)(iii) of the River and Harbor Act of 1958 (33 U.S.C. 610(d)(1)(A)(iii)) is amended by striking Arizona River and inserting Arkansas River.

4.

Local government reservoir permit review

Section 1119(b) of the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (Public Law 115–270) is amended by striking owned or operated by the Secretary.

5.

Upper Mississippi river protection

Section 2010(e) of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (128 Stat. 1270) is amended by striking the Act of October 15, 1940 (33 U.S.C. 701h–1) and inserting section 5 of the Act of June 22, 1936 (commonly known as the Flood Control Act of 1936) (49 Stat. 1572, chapter 688; 33 U.S.C. 701h).

6.

Beneficial use of dredged material

Section 1148 of the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (Public Law 115–270) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a)—

(A)

by striking grant and inserting approve; and

(B)

by striking granting and inserting approving; and

(2)

in subsection (b), by striking grants and inserting approves.

7.

Klamath Basin Water Supply Enhancement Act of 2000 technical corrections

Section 4(b) of the Klamath Basin Water Supply Enhancement Act of 2000 (114 Stat. 2222) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1)—

(A)

in the matter preceding subparagraph (A)—

(i)

by striking Pursuant to the reclamation laws and subject and inserting Subject; and

(ii)

by striking may and inserting is authorized to; and

(B)

in subparagraph (A), by inserting , including conservation and efficiency measures, land idling, and use of groundwater, after administer programs;

(2)

in paragraph (3)(A), by inserting and after the semicolon at the end;

(3)

by redesignating the second paragraph (4) (relating to the effect of the subsection) as paragraph (5); and

(4)

in paragraph (5) (as so redesignated)—

(A)

by striking subparagraph (B);

(B)

in subparagraph (A), by striking ; or and inserting a period; and

(C)

by striking the Secretary— and all that follows through to develop in subparagraph (A) and inserting the Secretary to develop.

Passed the Senate July 10, 2019.

Julie E. Adams,

Secretary