Summary: H.R.2445 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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House receded and concurred with amendment (10/26/1993)


Title I: Department of Defense-Civil

Title II: Department of the Interior

Title III: Department of Energy

Title IV: Independent Agencies

Title V: General Provision

Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1994 - Title I: Department of Defense-Civil - Makes appropriations for FY 1994 for: (1) authorized civil functions of the Department of the Army relating to rivers and harbors, flood control, beach erosion, and related purposes; (2) expenses necessary for the collection and study of information related to such purposes; (3) the prosecution of authorized water development and related projects; (4) certain flood control projects on the Mississippi River and its related tributaries; (5) water development projects operation and maintenance; (6) regulatory programs; (7) flood control and coastal emergencies; (8) oil spill research; and (9) general expenses. Specifies miscellaneous authorized and prohibited uses of funds appropriated by this Act.

Requires the Secretary of the Army in FY 1994 to provide for competitive bidding for a specified amount of dredge volume to be accomplished with Government-owned dredges. Authorizes the Secretary to reprogram funds as necessary to continue any prior water resources project which may be terminated.

Authorizes the Secretary to convey to Galveston, Texas, the San Jacinto Disposal Area for fair market value, including a parcel of land on Pelican Island, Texas.

Title II: Department of the Interior - Makes appropriations for FY 1994 for: (1) carrying out the Central Utah Project Completion Act; (2) the Bureau of Reclamation; (3) general investigation of proposed Federal reclamation projects; (4) project construction and rehabilitation; (5) project operation and maintenance; (6) the Central Valley Project Restoration Fund; and (7) general, special, and emergency funds.

Title III: Department of Energy - Makes appropriations for FY 1994 to the Department of Energy (DOE) for: (1) energy supply, research and development activities; (2) uranium supply and enrichment activities; (3) the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning Fund; (4) general DOE science and research activities, including specified funds to terminate the Superconducting Super Collider project according to prescribed terms and conditions; (5) the Nuclear Waste Disposal Fund; (6) the Isotope Production and Distribution Program Fund; (7) atomic energy defense weapons activities; (8) defense environmental restoration and waste management; (9) DOE materials support and other DOE defense programs; (10) defense nuclear waste disposal; (11) DOE administration expenses; (12) operation, maintenance, construction, rehabilitation, and funding expenses of the various geographical power administrations of DOE; and (13) salaries and expenses of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Title IV: Independent Agencies - Makes appropriations for FY 1994 for: (1) the Appalachian Regional Commission; (2) the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board; (3) the Delaware River Basin Commission; (4) the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin; (5) the Nuclear Regulatory Commission; (6) the Office of the Inspector General; (7) the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board and the Nuclear Waste Negotiator; (8) the Susquehanna River Basin Commission; and (9) the Tennessee Valley Authority.

Title V: General Provision - Amends the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1993 to make eligible for participation in the Superconducting Super Collider Project small business concerns owned or controlled by women. Sets forth certification requirements for small businesses participating in the Project and requirements for certain records, reports, and audits by the Secretary of Energy in connection with such Project.

Prohibits any entity from expending funds appropriated under this Act unless such entity agrees to comply with all applicable requirements of the Buy American Act.

Provides that if a court or Federal agency determines that any person intentionally affixed a "Made in America" label on any product sold in or shipped to the United States that was not made in America, such person shall be ineligible to receive any contract or subcontract made with funds provided under this Act.