Summary: H.R.4506 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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House receded and concurred with amendment (08/10/1994)

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Title I: Department of Defense-Civil

Title II: Department of the Interior

Title III: Department of Energy

Title IV: Independent Agencies

Title V: General Provisions

Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1995 - Title I: Department of Defense-Civil - Makes appropriations for FY 1995 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. Reduces certain amounts previously available for obligation in FY 1995.

Prohibits the Secretary of the Army from collecting fees at boat launching ramps located in undeveloped or lightly developed shorelands with minimum security and illumination.

Title II: Department of the Interior - Makes FY 1995 appropriations 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) Bureau of Reclamation Loans Program Account; (7) the Central Valley Project Restoration Fund; and (8) general, special, and emergency funds. Cancels specified amounts from the offsetting collections credited to the Working Capital Fund due to: (1) reduced rental charges; and (2) efficiencies in the procurement process.

Title III: Department of Energy - Makes appropriations to the Department of Energy (DOE) for FY 1995 for: (1) energy supply, research, and development activities (authorizing certain previously appropriated sums to be transferred into the Isotope Production and Distribution Program Fund); (2) uranium supply and enrichment activities; (3) the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning Fund; (4) general DOE science and research activities (making specified funds available as a one-time contribution to complete certain partially completed facilities at the Superconducting Super Collider project); (5) the Nuclear Waste Disposal Fund; (6) atomic energy defense weapons activities; (7) defense environmental restoration and waste management; (8) DOE materials support and other DOE defense programs; (9) defense nuclear waste disposal; (10) DOE administration expenses; (11) Office of the Inspector General; (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 1995 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 Provisions - Expresses the sense of the Congress that, to the greatest extent practicable, all equipment and products purchased with funds made available in this Act should be American-made. Requires the head of each Federal agency to notify any entity receiving financial assistance or entering into any contract under this Act of this policy.