H.R.1858 - To terminate new water projects of the Bureau of Reclamation, and for other purposes.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Inglis, Bob [R-SC-4] (Introduced 04/26/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||06/02/1993 Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1858 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/26/1993)
Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from designing, constructing, or acquiring interests in land for any unit of a reclamation project for which funds have not been previously appropriated and obligated. Authorizes the Secretary to suspend design and construction activities of a project the continuance of which would result in a net loss to the United States.
Directs the Secretary to: (1) transfer the operation, maintenance, and replacement of reclamation projects to the water districts which benefit from them; (2) contract for the management of any reclamation project not so transferred; and (3) study and report to the Congress on the true value of water provided from water reclamation projects.