Summary: H.R.1444 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (04/13/2000)

Irrigation Mitigation and Restoration Partnership Act of 2000 - Establishes within the Department of the Interior the Irrigation Mitigation and Restoration Partnership Program. Directs the Secretary of the Interior, under such Program, to develop and implement projects to mitigate impacts to fisheries resulting from the construction and operation of water diversions by local governmental entities in the Pacific Ocean drainage area (areas of Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho from which water drains into the Pacific Ocean).

Makes projects that receive funds under this Act ineligible to receive Federal funds from any other source for the same purpose.

Authorizes appropriations.