H.R.745 - To deauthorize the Animas-La Plata Federal reclamation project, and to direct the Secretary of the Interior to enter into negotiations to satisfy, in a manner consistent with all Federal laws, the water rights interests of the Ute Mountain Ute Indian Tribe and the Southern Ute Indian Tribe.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 02/13/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Resources|
|Latest Action:||07/28/1998 Subcommittee Hearings Held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.745 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/13/1997)
Deauthorizes the Animas-La Plata Project, Colorado and New Mexico (a participating project under the Colorado River Storage Project Act and the Colorado River Basin Project Act).
Requires the Secretary of the Interior to promptly seek to enter into negotiations with the Ute Mountain Ute Indian Tribe and the Southern Ute Indian Tribe to satisfy the water rights interests of those tribes that were intended to be satisfied with water supplied from such Project.