Summary: H.R.1184 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (06/10/1997)

Authorizes the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, upon request of the project licensee, to extend the time required to commence construction of the Bear Creek hydroelectric project in the State of Washington for not more than three consecutive two-year periods.

Directs the Commission to reinstate any expired license for such project and extend, for not more than three consecutive two-year periods, the time required for the licensee to commence project construction.

Restores an erroneously deleted provision of the Federal Power Act addressing the authority of FERC to revoke hydropower licenses.