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Energy and Water Appropriations, FY 2004 bill (Identified by CRS)

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004

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Making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2004, and for other purposes.


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12/01/2003Became Public Law No: 108-137. (TXT | PDF)
12/01/2003Signed by President.
11/24/2003Presented to President.
11/18/2003Conference report agreed to in Senate: Senate agreed to conference report by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S15088-15090)
11/18/2003Conference report agreed to in House: On agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 387 - 36 (Roll No. 631).
11/07/2003Conference committee actions: Conferees agreed to file conference report.
11/07/2003Conference report filed: Conference report H. Rept. 108-357 filed.(text of conference report: CR H11010-11118)
09/16/2003Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 0. Record Vote Number: 350.(text: CR 9/22/2003 S11758-11768)
07/18/2003Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 377 - 26 (Roll no. 395).
07/16/2003The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 108-212, by Mr. Hobson.
07/16/2003Introduced in House

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Date Chamber
12/01/2003Became Public Law No: 108-137. (TXT | PDF)
12/01/2003Signed by President.
11/24/2003HousePresented to President.
11/19/2003SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
11/18/2003SenateSenate agreed to conference report by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S15088-15090)
11/18/2003SenateConference papers: message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
11/18/2003-4:50pmHouseMotions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/18/2003-4:50pmHouseOn agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 387 - 36 (Roll No. 631).
11/18/2003-2:58pmHousePOSTPONED ROLL CALL VOTE - At the conclusion of debate, by rule, the Yeas and Nays were ordered. The Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the conference report until later in the day.
11/18/2003-2:58pmHouseThe previous question was ordered without objection.
11/18/2003-2:42pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 2754.
11/18/2003-2:41pmHouseMr. Hobson brought up conference report H. Rept. 108-357 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 444. (consideration: CR 11/19/2003 H11396-11405, H11432-11433)
11/18/2003-12:41pmHouseRule H. Res. 444 passed House.
11/18/2003-8:50amHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 444 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of the conference report to H.R. 2754 with 1 hour of general debate.
11/07/2003-2:00pmConferees agreed to file conference report.
Action By: Both Chambers
11/07/2003-12:15pmHouseConference report H. Rept. 108-357 filed. (text of conference report: CR H11010-11118)
11/07/2003SenateConference papers: Senate report and manager's statement held at the desk in Senate.
09/24/2003-6:34pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/24/2003-6:34pmHouseThe Speaker appointed conferees: Hobson, Frelinghuysen, Latham, Wamp, Emerson, Doolittle, Peterson (PA), Simpson, Young (FL), Visclosky, Edwards, Pastor, Clyburn, Berry, and Obey.
09/24/2003-6:34pmHouseOn motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference Agreed to without objection.
09/24/2003-6:33pmHouseMr. Wamp asked unanimous consent that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference. (consideration: CR H8879)
09/22/2003SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
09/17/2003SenateS.Amdt.1723 Amendment SA 1723 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
09/17/2003SenateS.Amdt.1723 Amendment SA 1723 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11605; text: CR S11605) To make available funds for the Army Corps of Engineers for water restoration projects and facilities.
09/17/2003SenateMeasure amended in Senate by unanimous consent after passage. (consideration: CR S11605)
09/16/2003SenateSenate insists on its amendment, asks for a conference, appoints conferees Domenici; Cochran; McConnell; Bennett; Burns; Craig; Bond; Stevens; Reid; Byrd; Hollings; Murray; Dorgan; Feinstein; Inouye.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1722 Amendment SA 1722 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1722 Amendment SA 1722 proposed by Senator Santorum for Senator Bingaman. (consideration: CR S11550-11551; text: CR S11550-11551) To improve administration of the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEIOCPA).
09/16/2003SenateMeasure amended in Senate by unanimous consent after passage.
09/16/2003SenateSee also S. 1424.
09/16/2003SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 0. Record Vote Number: 350. (text: CR 9/22/2003 S11758-11768)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1685 Amendment SA 1685 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1685 Amendment SA 1685 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator DeWine. (consideration: CR S11539; text: CR S11540) To direct the Secretary of the Army to complete the general reevaluation report for the project for flod damage reduction, Mill Creek, Cincinnati, Ohio.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1679 Amendment SA 1679 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1679 Amendment SA 1679 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Voinovich. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To provide for a report on administrative expenditures of the Secretary of Energy for the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Act.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1675 Amendment SA 1675 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1675 Amendment SA 1675 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Leahy. (consideration: CR S11539-11544) To authorize the Secretary to remove oil bollards in Burlington Harbor, VT.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1658 Amendment SA 1658 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (text as modified: CR S11540)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1658 Amendment SA 1658 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Bingaman. (consideration: CR S11539, S11544) To set aside funds for the Navajo electrification demonstration program.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1669 Amendment SA 1669 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (text as modified: CR S11540)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1669 Amendment SA 1669 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Murray. (consideration: CR S11539-11544) To authorize the Secretary of the Army to carry out a joint project with Asotin County, Washington, to construct a Snake River Confluence Interpretative Center near Clarkston, Washington.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1650 Amendment SA 1650 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (text as modified: CR S11539)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1650 Amendment SA 1650 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Sarbanes. (consideration: CR S11539-11544) To direct the Secretary of the Army to implement the project for ecosystem restoration, Gwynns Falls, Maryland.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1653 Amendment SA 1653 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (text as modified: CR S11540)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1653 Amendment SA 1653 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Wyden. (consideration: CR S11539-115444) To set aside funding for dredging and other operation and maintenance of the Umpqua River, Oregon.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1721 Amendment SA 1721 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1721 Amendment SA 1721 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Schumer. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To reinstate and transfer a hydroelectric license to permit redevelopment of a hydroelectric project in the State of New York, and for other purposes.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1720 Amendment SA 1720 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1720 Amendment SA 1720 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Schumer. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To prohibit the use of funds for the Great Lakes Sediment Transport Models.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1719 Amendment SA 1719 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1719 Amendment SA 1719 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Grassley. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To require the Secretary of Labor to provide technical and managerial assistance to the Secretary of Energy to carry out claims-related activities under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act 2000.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1718 Amendment SA 1718 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1718 Amendment SA 1718 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Corzine. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To provide additional funding for the project for Passaic River Steambank Restoration, Minish Park, New Jersey, with an offset.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1717 Amendment SA 1717 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1717 Amendment SA 1717 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Reed. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To make available funds for the Office of Electricity and Energy Assurance.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1716 Amendment SA 1716 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1716 Amendment SA 1716 proposed by Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To provide for additional funds for the maintenance of certain harbor channels.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1715 Amendment SA 1715 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1715 Amendment SA 1715 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Warner. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11542) To appropriate funds to develop an environmental impact statement for introducing non-native oyster species into the Chesapeake Bay.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1714 Amendment SA 1714 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1714 Amendment SA 1714 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541-11542) To direct the Secretary of the Interior to lease certain public lands in Wyoming.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1713 Amendment SA 1713 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1713 Amendment SA 1713 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Specter. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To direct the Secretary of the Army to provide technical, planning, design, and construction assistance for the Schuylkill River Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1712 Amendment SA 1712 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1712 Amendment SA 1712 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To provide funds to the State of Nevada to purchase water rights from willing sellers and make necessary improvements for Carson Lake and Pasture, and to provide funds for the purchase of bottled water for schoolchildren in Fallon-area schools.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1711 Amendment SA 1711 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1711 Amendment SA 1711 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Voinovich. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To set aside funding for the Great Lakes fishery and ecosystem restoration program.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1710 Amendment SA 1710 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1710 Amendment SA 1710 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Bingaman. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To limit the availability of funds for the Advanced Concepts Initiative of the National Nuclear Security Administration pending a report on activities under the initiative.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1709 Amendment SA 1709 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1709 Amendment SA 1709 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Byrd. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To set aside funding for the Administration's Clean Energy Technology Exports Initiative.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1708 Amendment SA 1708 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1708 Amendment SA 1708 proposed by Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To provide funding to preserve Department of Energy historical sites and other aspects of the history of its programs.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1707 Amendment SA 1707 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1707 Amendment SA 1707 proposed by Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To make a technical correction.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1706 Amendment SA 1706 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1706 Amendment SA 1706 proposed by Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To make a technical correction.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1705 Amendment SA 1705 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1705 Amendment SA 1705 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Feingold. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11541) To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Energy to report to Congress on acquisitions made by each Department of articles, materials, or supplies manufactured outside the United States.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1704 Amendment SA 1704 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1704 Amendment SA 1704 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Wyden. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To set aside funding for a defense and security research center.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1703 Amendment SA 1703 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1703 Amendment SA 1703 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To provide funds for water resource development projects
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1702 Amendment SA 1702 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1702 Amendment SA 1702 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Bennett. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To provide a definition of rural Utah for the purposes of the environmental assistance program.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1701 Amendment SA 1701 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1701 Amendment SA 1701 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To provide $100,000 for initiation of feasibility studies to address erosion along the Bayou Teche, Louisiana within the Chitimacha Reservation.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1700 Amendment SA 1700 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1700 Amendment SA 1700 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Thomas. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To direct the Western Area Power Administration to provide electrical power supply and delivery assistance to the local distribution utility as required to maintain proper voltage levels at the Big Sandy River Diffuse Source Control Unit.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1699 Amendment SA 1699 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1699 Amendment SA 1699 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Conrad. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To modify the project for flood control, Park River, Grafton, North Dakota.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1698 Amendment SA 1698 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1698 Amendment SA 1698 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To provide additional funds for the Recreation Management Support Program.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1697 Amendment SA 1697 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1697 Amendment SA 1697 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Dorgan. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To provide that the funds made available for a transmission study on the placement of 500 megawatt wind energy in North Dakota and South Dakota shall be nonreimbursable.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1696 Amendment SA 1696 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1696 Amendment SA 1696 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Cochran. (consideration: CR S11539-11544; text: CR S11540) To increase the authorization of appropriations for the provision of environmental assistance for the State of Mississippi.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1692 Amendment SA 1692 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1692 Amendment SA 1692 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Levin. (consideration: CR S11539; text: CR S11539) To provide funds for use in carrying out Great Lakes remedial action plans and sediment remediation programs under the Water Resources Development Act of 1990.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1691 Amendment SA 1691 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1691 Amendment SA 1691 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Wyden. (consideration: CR S11539; text: S11539) To provide to a transfer of funds to the Bureau of Reclamation to conduct a feasibility study for the purposes of providing water to Part City and the Snyderville Basin, Utah.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1690 Amendment SA 1690 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1690 Amendment SA 1690 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Bennett. (consideration: CR S11539; text: CR S111539) To provide for a transfer of funds to the Bureau of Reclamation of conduct a feasibility study for the purposes of providing water to Park City and the Snyderville Basin, Utah.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1689 Amendment SA 1689 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1689 Amendment SA 1689 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Dole. (consideration: CR S11539; text: CR S11539) To set aside funding in connection with the harbor of Morehead City, North Carolina, for a project to disperse sand along Bogue Banks.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1688 Amendment SA 1688 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1688 Amendment SA 1688 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11539; text: CR S11539) To provide that $500,000 may be used for completion of design and initiation of construction of the McCarran Ranch, Nevada, environmental restoration project
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1687 Amendment SA 1687 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1687 Amendment SA 1687 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Kyl. (consideration: CR S11539; text: CR S11539) To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to extend, on an annual basis, the repayment schedule of certain debt to facilitate Indian water rights settlements in the State of Arizona, with an offset.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1683 Amendment SA 1683 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1683 Amendment SA 1683 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Smith. (consideration: CR S11538; text: CR S11538) To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a water supply feasibility study for Tualatin River Basin, Oregon.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1682 Amendment SA 1682 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1682 Amendment SA 1682 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR S11538; text: CR S11538) To provide additional funds for certain water resources development projects.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1681 Amendment SA 1681 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1681 Amendment SA 1681 proposed by Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11538; text: CR S11538) Relative to economic development.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1656 Amendment SA 1656 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (text as modified: CR S11538)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1656 Amendment SA 1656 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Feinstein. (consideration: CR S11538) To authorize a wastewater infrastructure project for Coronado, California.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1646 Amendment SA 1646 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (text as modified: CR S11538)
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1646 Amendment SA 1646 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Inouye. (consideration: CR S11538) To modify the provision relating to the Waikiki Beach project, Oahu, Hawaii.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1659 Amendment SA 1659 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1659 Amendment SA 1659 proposed by Senator Reed. (consideration: CR S11534-11538; text: CR H11534) To prohibit the use of fund for certain activities relating to advanced nuclear weapons concepts, including the robust nuclear earth penetrator.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1678 Amendment SA 1678 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1678 Amendment SA 1678 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Shelby. (consideration: CR S11533; text: CR S11533) To set aside funds for certain projects and activities at the Alabama-Coosa River,
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1677 Amendment SA 1677 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1677 Amendment SA 1677 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Daschle. (consideration: CR S11533; text: CR S11533) To set aside additional funds for the Mni Wiconi project, South Dakota.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1676 Amendment SA 1676 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1676 Amendment SA 1676 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Kyl. (consideration: CR S11533; text: CR S11533) Relative to the Lower Colorado River Basin Development Fund.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1655 Motion to table amendment SA 1655 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 41. Record Vote Number: 349.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1668 Amendment SA 1668 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1668 Amendment SA 1668 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11531; text: CR S11531) To provide funds for the Bureau of Reclamation Loan Program Account.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1667 Amendment SA 1667 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1667 Amendment SA 1667 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11531; text: CR S11531) To provide additional funds for the Middle Rio Grande, New Mexico project, and for the Lake Tahoe Regional Wetlands Development project.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1666 Amendment SA 1666 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1666 Amendment SA 1666 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11531; text: CR S11531) To provide additional funds for certain water and related resources.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1665 Amendment SA 1665 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1665 Amendment SA 1665 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Domenici. (consideration: CR S11521, S11531; text: CR S11531) To rescind certain funds from the Working Capital Fund.
09/16/2003SenateS.Amdt.1655 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S11521, S11531-11533)
09/16/2003SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S11521-11529, S11530, S11531-11551)
09/15/2003SenateS.Amdt.1655 Amendment SA 1655 proposed by Senator Feinstein. (consideration: CR S11436; text: CR S11436) To prohibit the use of funds for Department of Energy activities relating to the Robust Nuclear Earth Penetrator, Advanced Weapons Concepts, modification of the readiness posture of the Nevada Test Site, and the Modern Pit Facility, and to make the amount of funds made available by the prohibition for debt reduction.
09/15/2003SenateSenate struck all after the Enacting Clause and substituted the language of S. 1424.
09/15/2003SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S11435-11451)
09/11/2003SenateMeasure laid before Senate. (consideration: CR S11402-11406)
07/21/2003SenateReceived in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 218.
07/18/2003-12:59pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/18/2003-12:59pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 377 - 26 (Roll no. 395).
07/18/2003-12:48pmHouseOn motion to recommit Failed by recorded vote: 99 - 310 (Roll no. 394). (text: CR H7146)
07/18/2003-12:09pmHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit was ordered without objection.
07/18/2003-12:09pmHouseMr. Hoyer moved to recommit to Appropriations. (consideration: CR H7146-7147)
07/18/2003-12:08pmHouseThe House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
07/18/2003-12:08pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to a previous order of the House.
07/18/2003-12:08pmHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 2754.
07/18/2003-12:07pmHouseH.Amdt.281 On agreeing to the Hefley amendment (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 82 - 327 (Roll no. 393).
07/18/2003-11:47amHouseH.Amdt.278 On agreeing to the Udall (CO) amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 153 - 251 (Roll no. 392).
07/18/2003-11:37amHouseH.Amdt.277 On agreeing to the Andrews amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 194 - 213 (Roll no. 391).
07/18/2003-11:14amHouseUNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of the amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
07/18/2003-11:14amHouseH.Amdt.285 On agreeing to the Markey amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/18/2003-11:10amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Markey amendment under the five-minute rule.
07/18/2003-11:10amHouseH.Amdt.285 Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Markey. (consideration: CR H7143-7144; text: CR H7143)
07/18/2003-11:09amHouseH.Amdt.284 By unanimous consent, the Inslee amendment was withdrawn.
07/18/2003-11:07amHousePOINT OF ORDER RESERVED - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Inslee amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order against the amendment.
07/18/2003-11:07amHouseH.Amdt.284 Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Inslee. (consideration: CR H7143; text: CR H7143)
07/18/2003-11:05amHouseH.Amdt.283 By unanimous consent, the Manzullo amendment was withdrawn.
07/18/2003-11:03amHousePOINT OF ORDER RESERVED - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Manzullo amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order against the amendment.
07/18/2003-11:03amHouseH.Amdt.283 Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Manzullo. (consideration: CR H7142-7143; text: CR H7142)
07/18/2003-11:02amHouseH.Amdt.282 By unanimous consent, the Kucinich amendment was withdrawn.
07/18/2003-10:57amHousePOINT OF ORDER RESERVED - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Kucinich amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order against the amendment.
07/18/2003-10:57amHouseH.Amdt.282 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Kucinich. (consideration: CR H7141-7142; text: CR H7141)
07/18/2003-10:56amHousePOSTPONED VOTE - At the conclusion of debate on the Hefley amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hefley demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of the adoption of the amendment until a later time.
07/18/2003-10:52amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Hefley amendment under the five-minute rule.
07/18/2003-10:51amHouseH.Amdt.281 Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Hefley. (consideration: CR H7141, H7145-7146; text: CR H7141)
07/18/2003-10:51amHouseH.Amdt.280 On agreeing to the Wilson (NM) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/18/2003-10:44amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Wilson (NM) amendment under the five-minute rule.
07/18/2003-10:44amHouseH.Amdt.280 Amendment (A005) offered by Mrs. Wilson (NM). (consideration: CR H7140-7141; text: CR H7140)
07/18/2003-10:43amHouseH.Amdt.279 On agreeing to the Davis, Tom amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/18/2003-10:43amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Mr. Tom Davis of Virginia amendment under the five-minute rule.
07/18/2003-10:43amHouseH.Amdt.279 Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Davis, Tom. (consideration: CR H7140; text: CR H7140)
07/18/2003-10:38amHouseMr. Shimkus raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Mr. Shimkus stated that section 310 sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
07/18/2003-10:34amHousePOSTPONED VOTE - At the conclusion of debate on the Udall (CO) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Udall (CO) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of the adoption of the amendment until a later time.
07/18/2003-10:02amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Udall (CO) amendment under the five-minute rule.
07/18/2003-10:02amHouseH.Amdt.278 Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Udall (CO). (consideration: CR H7132-7136, H7144-7145; text: CR H7132)
07/18/2003-9:55amHousePOSTPONED VOTE - At the conclusion of debate on the Andrews amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Andrews demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of the adoption of the amendment until a later time.
07/18/2003-9:37amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the previous order of the Committee, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Andrews amendment.
07/18/2003-9:36amHouseH.Amdt.277 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Andrews. (consideration: CR H7126-7129, H7144; text: CR H7126)
07/18/2003-9:36amHouseH.Amdt.276 By unanimous consent, the DeFazio amendment was withdrawn.
07/18/2003-9:32amHousePOINT OF ORDER RESERVED - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the DeFazio amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order against the amendment.
07/18/2003-9:31amHouseH.Amdt.276 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. DeFazio. (consideration: CR H7125-7126; text: CR H7125)
07/18/2003-9:13amHouseGENERAL DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 2754.
07/18/2003-9:13amHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Johnny Isakson to act as Chairman of the Committee.
07/18/2003-9:13amHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union by previous order of the House.
07/18/2003-9:13amHouseConsidered pursuant to previous order of House. (consideration: CR H7114-7147; text of Title I as reported in House: CR H7125, H7126, H7129; text of Title II as reported in House: CR H7130-7131; text of Title III as reported in House: CR H7131, H7136-7138; text of Title IV as reported in House: CR H7138-7139; text of Title V as reported in House: CR H7139)
07/18/2003-9:12amHouseConsideration initiated pursuant to previous order of House.
07/18/2003-12:01amHouseMr. Hobson asked unanimous consent That it be in order at any time for the Speaker to declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to consider a bill making appropriations for Energy and Water for FY 2004; that the first reading of the bill shall be dispensed with; all points of order ag ainst consideration of the bill are waived; general debate shall not exceed one hour; the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule; the amendment placed at the desk shall be considered as adopted in the House and in the Committee of the Whole; points of order against provisions in the bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of rule XXI are waived except for section 310; and the previous question shall be considered as ordered to final passage without intervening motion, except one motion to recommit, with or without instructions. Agreed to without objection.
07/16/2003HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 118.
07/16/2003HouseThe House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 108-212, by Mr. Hobson.

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Public Law No: 108-137 (12/01/2003)

Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2004 - Title I: Department of Defense-Civil - Department of the Army - Makes FY 2004 appropriations to the Department of the Army and its Corps of Engineers for: (1) civil functions relating to rivers and harbors, flood control, shore protection, and aquatic ecosystem restoration; (2) certain flood damage reduction program control projects on the Mississippi River and its tributaries, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee; (3) flood control and coastal emergencies; (4) the navigable waters and wetlands regulatory program; (4) formerly utilized sites remedial action program; and (5) general expenses of the Office of Chief of the Army Corps of Engineers.

(Sec. 101) Limits Agreements proposed for execution after the date of the enactment of this Act by either the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, or the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, to credits and reimbursements per project not to exceed $10 million in each fiscal year, and total credits and reimbursements for all applicable projects not to exceed $50 million in each fiscal year.

(Sec. 102) Bars the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from using appropriations to support activities related to the proposed: (1) Ridge Landfill in Tuscarawas County, Ohio; and (2) Indian Run Sanitary Landfill in Sandy Township, Stark County, Ohio.

(Sec. 103) Bars funds from being used to demonstrate or implement any plans divesting or transferring any Civil Works missions, functions, or responsibilities from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to other government agencies without specific direction in a subsequent Act of Congress.

(Sec. 105) Directs Secretary of the Army (Secretary) to construct a flood detention basin to protect the north side of the City of Alamogordo, New Mexico, from flooding. Requires the basin to provide protection from a 100-year flood event.

(Sec. 106) Designates lock and dam numbered 3 on the Allegheny River, Pennsylvania, as the ``C.W. Bill Young Lock and Dam''.

(Sec. 108) Authorizes the Secretary to design, remove, and dispose of at full Federal expense oil bollards and associated debris in Burlington Harbor, Vermont.

(Sec. 109) Amends specified law to increase Federal funds earmarked for Kake Dam Replacement, Kake, Alaska.

(Sec. 110) Deauthorizes designated projects, including portions of a navigation project, Pawtuxet Cove, Rhode Island.

(Sec. 111) Authorizes the Secretary to provide technical, planning, design, and construction assistance to non-Federal interests to remedy adverse environmental and human health impacts in Ottawa County, Oklahoma.

(Sec. 112) Requires certain funds previously provided under specified law to be used at full Federal expense for technical assistance to Alaskan communities to address serious impacts of coastal erosion.

(Sec. 113) Prohibits funds from being made available in this Act to implement activities, including any related environmental impact statement, regarding closure or removal of the St. Georges Bridge across the Intracoastal Waterway, Delaware River to Chesapeake Bay, Delaware, and Maryland.

(Sec. 114) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 2000 to extend through FY 2005 the authority of the Secretary to accept and expend funds contributed by non-Federal public entities to expedite the evaluation of hydroelectric project permits under the jurisdiction of the Department of the Army.

(Sec. 115) Requires the Secretary to direct construction of Alternative 1 (Northeast Corner) authorized in specified law.

(Sec. 116) Authorizes the Secretary to undertake at full Federal expense planning, design, and construction measures for wildfire prevention and restoration in the Middle Rio Grande bosque in and around the City of Albuquerque.

(Sec. 117) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1999 to extend to New Mexico and Rural Utah the current program for providing environmental assistance to non-Federal interests in rural areas of such States (as well as Nevada, Montana, and Idaho).

(Sec. 118) Directs the Secretary to authorize increased appropriations for abandoned and inactive noncoal mine restoration projects.

(Sec. 119) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to authorize appropriations for wastewater infrastructure, Coronado, California.

(Sec. 120) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1999 to increase the authorization of appropriations for a specified pilot program in Mississippi.

(Sec. 121) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1999 to increase the authorization of appropriations for flood control in Park River, Grafton, North Dakota.

(Sec. 122) Authorizes the Secretary to: (1) provide technical, planning, design, and construction assistance for Schuylkill River Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at a Federal share of 50 percent; (2) implement the project for ecosystem restoration, Gwynns Falls, Maryland; and (3) implement a project to plan, design, construct, furnish, and landscape a federally owned and operated Collocated Civil Works Administrative Building and Snake River Confluence Interpretative Center, Clarkston, Washington.

(Sec. 125) Instructs the Secretary to complete the General Reevaluation Report on the Mill Creek, Ohio, project at 100 percent Federal cost within 15 months of enactment of this Act.

(Sec. 126) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to authorize: (1) increased appropriations for Lakes Marion and Moultrie, South Carolina, including wastewater treatment; and (2) appropriations for wastewater infrastructure and wastewater collection systems, Charleston, South Carolina.

(Sec. 128) Authorizes the Secretary to: (1) implement, in accordance with a specified Report, the project for flood damage reduction and environmental restoration, American River Watershed, California; and (2) immediately commence studies and design for a permanent bridge.

(Sec. 129) Directs the Secretary to implement, at a specified cost, a certain project for flood damage reduction, American and Sacramento Rivers, California.

(Sec. 130) Authorizes the Secretary to establish a program providing non-Federal interests in Placer and El Dorado Counties, California with environmental assistance, including design and construction assistance to improve the efficiency and use of existing water supplies through publicly-owned water and wastewater projects, programs, and infrastructure.

(Sec. 131) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to authorize increased appropriations for regional conservation water and recycling projects in the Sacramento Area, California (Placer and El Dorado Counties, and the San Juan Suburban Water District).

(Sec. 132) Authorizes the Secretary to provide design and construction assistance to non-Federal interests to improve the efficiency and use of existing water supplies in the Upper Klamath Basin (redefined as the counties of Klamath, Oregon, and Siskiyou and Modoc, California) through publicly-owned water and wastewater and ecosystem restoration projects, programs, and infrastructure.

(Sec. 133) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to authorize additional assistance for California wastewater infrastructure projects in: (1) Placer and El Dorado Counties; and (2) Lassen, Plumas, Butte, Sierra, and Nevada Counties.

(Sec. 134) Authorizes appropriations for construction of a permanent bridge, American River Watershed, California.

(Sec. 136) Modifies the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River navigation project to authorize a project depth of 12 feet.

(Sec. 137) Instructs the Secretary to provide credit to the non-Federal sponsor for preconstruction engineering and design work for the environmental dredging project at Ashtabula River, Ohio, prior to execution of a Project Cooperation Agreement.

(Sec. 138) Instructs the Secretary to review the shoreline stabilization, recreation, and public access components of the feasibility report for specified waterfront development at Gateway Point, North Tonawanda, New York. Authorizes implementation of such components at Federal cost upon a determination that they are feasible and meet Corps of Engineers evaluation and design standards.

(Sec. 139) Deauthorizes after the date of enactment of this Act specified navigation projects, Chicago River and Chicago Harbor, Illinois.

(Sec. 140) Instructs the Secretary to establish a centralized office at the office of the district engineer, San Francisco, California, for the use of all Federal and State agencies involved in issuing permits and conducting environmental reviews for the capital improvement project to repair and upgrade the water supply and delivery system for the city of San Francisco.

(Sec. 141) Modifies the project for aquatic ecosystem restoration, Wolf Lake, Indiana, to direct the Secretary to credit toward the non-Federal share the planning, design, and construction costs implemented by the non-Federal interest before the date of the project cooperation agreement if the Secretary determines that the work is integral to the project.

(Sec. 142) Directs the Secretary to credit up to $80,000 for design work completed by non-Federal interests, prior to and after the signing of the project cooperation agreement, toward the non-Federal share of a specified project for Calumet and Burr Oaks Schools Sewer Improvements, Cook County, Illinois, if the Secretary determines that the work is integral to the project.

(Sec. 143) Modifies a specified navigation project, Los Angeles Harbor, Los Angeles, California, to direct the Secretary to credit toward the non-Federal share of project costs the cost of the planning, design, and construction work carried out by the non-Federal interest before the date of the partnership agreement for the project if the Secretary determines the work is integral to the project.

(Sec. 144) Modifies the project for flood control, San Lorenzo River, California, to direct the Secretary to credit not more than $2 million toward the non-Federal share of the cost of the project for the cost of the work carried out by the non-Federal interest before the date of the project cooperation agreement if the Secretary determines the work is integral to the project.

(Sec. 145) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to authorize increased appropriations for water related infrastructure projects, Calumet Region, Indiana, including the counties of Benton, Newton, and Jasper.

(Sec. 146) Authorizes the Secretary to construct a certain flood control for Meramec River Basin, Valley Park Levee, Missouri, at a maximum Federal expenditure of $50 million.

(Sec. 147) Modifies the project for flood control, Saw Mill Run, Pennsylvania, to authorize the Secretary to implement it at a total cost of $22 million, with an estimated Federal cost of $16.5 million and an estimated non-Federal cost of $5.5 million.

(Sec. 148) Modifies the project for flood control, Roanoke River Upper Basin, Virginia, to authorize the Secretary to construct the project at a total cost of $61.7 million, with an estimated Federal cost of $43 million and an estimated non-Federal cost of $18.7 million.

(Sec. 149) Modifies a certain project for harbor deepening, Brunswick Harbor, Georgia, to authorize the Secretary to construct the project at a total cost of $96.276 million with an estimated Federal cost of $61.709 million and an estimated non-Federal cost of $34.567 million.

(Sec. 150) Modifies the project for flood control, Lackawanna River at Olyphant, Pennsylvania, to authorize the Secretary to carry out the project at a total cost of $23 million, with an estimated Federal cost of $17.25 million and an estimated non-Federal cost of $5.75 million.

(Sec. 151) Modifies the project for flood protection, Perry Creek Flood Control Project, Sioux City, Iowa, to increase the project authorization to $96.87 million (Federal cost of $58.677 million and non-Federal cost of $38.193 million).

(Sec. 152) Moves back from September 30, 1999, to May 1, 1997, the date as of which the city of Chesapeake, Virginia, shall not be obligated to make certain annual cash contributions mandated under a specified Local Cooperation Agreement for the navigation project for the southern branch of the Elizabeth River.

(Sec. 153) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to authorize appropriations for environmental infrastructure, Indianapolis, Indiana.

(Sec. 154) Modifies the project for flood control, Mississippi River and Big Muddy River, Illinois, to authorize the Secretary to carry out repair and rehabilitation at specified costs and to perform project operation and maintenance thereafter.

(Sec. 155) Authorizes the Secretary to implement a project to restore lake depths at Moss Lake, Louisiana, adjacent to the Calcasieu River and Pass channel at a total project cost of $2.5 million.

(Sec. 156) Modifies the project for navigation, Manatee Harbor, Florida, to: (1) include construction of an extension of the south channel at specified costs; (2) direct the Secretary to credit toward the non-Federal share the cost of certain in-kind services, materials and planning, design, and construction work provided by the non-Federal interest; and (3) authorize the Secretary to implement the project as modified at a total cost of $61.5 million.

(Sec. 157) Instructs the Secretary to conduct a feasibility study for a flood damage reduction project in the Harris Gully watershed, Harris County, Texas, to provide flood protection for the Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas.

Authorizes the Secretary to implement feasible critical flood damage reduction measures that will provide immediate and substantial flood damage reduction benefits in the Harris Gully watershed, at a Federal cost of $7 million.

(Sec. 158) Authorizes the Secretary to carry out the Reach J, Segment 1, element of the project for hurricane and storm damage reduction, Morganza to the Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana, in accordance with a specified report, and at a cost of $4 million.

Title II: Department of the Interior - Makes FY 2004 appropriations to the Department of the Interior for: (1) the Central Utah Project Completion Account; (2) the Bureau of Reclamation for water and related resources; (3) the Bureau of Reclamation Loan Program Account; and (4) the Central Valley Project Restoration Fund.

Rescinds specified unobligated balances from the Working Capital Fund.

(Sec. 201) Prohibits the use of funds to determine the final point of discharge for the interceptor drain for the San Luis Unit until the Secretary of the Interior and the State of California develop a plan, conforming to California water quality standards approved by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, to minimize any detrimental effect of the San Luis drainage waters.

States that: (1) the costs of both the Kesterson Reservoir Cleanup Program and the San Joaquin Valley Drainage Program shall be collected until fully repaid pursuant to specified plans; and (2) future Federal funding for drainage service or drainage studies for the San Luis Unit shall be fully reimbursable by San Luis Unit service or study beneficiaries.

(Sec. 202) Prohibits the use of appropriated funds to pay the salaries and expenses of personnel to purchase or lease water in the Middle Rio Grande or the Carlsbad Projects in New Mexico unless such purchase or lease is in compliance with specified statutory purchase requirements.

(Sec. 203) Amends the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1991 to repeal the requirement that municipal and industrial water supply contracts with the Sacramento County Water Agency and the San Juan Suburban Water District (California) include a specified determination of annual water needs.

(Sec. 204) Instructs the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Central Valley Project water supply contracts to reflect such repeal.

(Sec. 205) Prohibits payment of funds from the Lower Colorado River Basin Development Fund to the general fund of the Treasury until each provision of a specified Stipulation filed in Central Arizona Water Conservation District v. United States is met.

(Sec. 207 ) States that Drought Emergency Assistance funds under this title shall be made available primarily for leasing water from willing lessors for specified drought-related purposes to be administered under State water priority allocation.

(Sec. 208 ) Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from obligating funds or using discretion to reduce or reallocate water stored in Heron Reservoir and delivered pursuant to San Juan-Chama Project contracts, including execution of said contracts facilitated by the Middle Rio Grande Project, to meet the requirements of the Endangered Species Act, unless such water is acquired or otherwise made available from a willing seller or lessor and the use is in compliance with the laws of the State of New Mexico, including permitting requirements.

(Sec. 209 ) Instructs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation and the Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service, to establish an executive committee in order to improve the efficiency and expedite the efforts of the Endangered Species Act Collaborative Program Workgroup.

(Sec. 210 ) Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) arrange for the design, construction, testing and operation of the Tularosa Basin National Desalination Research Facility, with a Federal share of up to 100 percent; (2) undertake feasibility studies for Sites Reservoir, Los Vaqueros Reservoir Enlargement, and Upper San Joaquin Storage projects in carrying out CALFED-related activities; and (3) (acting through the Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation) enter into agreements with irrigation or water districts to fund up to 50 percent of the cost of water improvements at existing water supply projects within specified States.

(Sec. 213 ) Amends the Hawaii Water Resources Act of 2000 to increase the authorization of appropriations for the Hawaii Water Resources Study, and repeal the deadline for the attendant report.

(Sec. 214) States that contributions of the Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) to the Utah Reclamation Mitigation and Conservation Account shall: (1) expire ten fiscal years from the date of enactment of this Act; and (2) be from an account established by WAPA for such purpose.

(Sec. 215) Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) conduct a specified Tualatin River Basin (Oregon) water supply feasibility study; and (2) extend on an annual basis a certain repayment schedule for debt incurred by irrigation districts to facilitate Indian water rights settlements in the State of Arizona.

(Sec. 217) Instructs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Commissioner of Reclamation, to: (1) provide specified funds to the State of Nevada to purchase water rights from willing sellers and make necessary improvements for Carson Lake and Pasture; and (2) provide specified funds to Families in Search of Truth, Fallon, Nevada, for the purchase of bottled water for schoolchildren in Fallon-area schools; (3) provide $1 million to the University of Nevada, Reno's Biodiversity initiative for public education and associated technical assistance and outreach concerning issues affecting restoration of Walker Lake.

Directs the Commissioner to expend $270,000 for Nevada's costs associated with the National Environmental Policy Act review of the Humboldt Title Transfer. Requires Nevada to pay any other costs assigned to it as an entity receiving title.

(Sec. 218) Instructs the Secretary of the Interior to extend the term of specified Sacramento River Settlement Contracts, for two additional years after the date on which each of the contracts, respectively, would expire but for this section, or until renewal contracts are executed, whichever occurs earlier.

(Sec. 219) Amends specified law authorizing construction of temperature control devices at Folsom Dam, California, to: (1) provide that the Federal share of the costs of constructing the temperature control device and associated temperature monitoring facilities shall be 50 percent and shall be nonreimbursable; (2) require such device and facilities to be operated by the non-Federal facility owner at its expense in coordination with the Central Valley Project for the benefit and propagation of Chinook salmon and steelhead trout in the American River,California; and (3) increase authorization of appropriations for the construction from $1million to $3.5 million.

(Sec. 220) Authorizes appropriations for the Secretary of the Interior to implement and enter into financial assistance or other agreements to undertake activities in accordance with a specified Pumping/Dam Removal Plan defined in United States District Court Consent Decree "United States, et al., v. Grants Pass Irrigation District".

(Sec. 221) Amends the Irrigation Project Contract Extension Act of 1998 to extend certain irrigation project contracts from December 31, 2003, to December 31, 2005.

Title III: Department of Energy - Makes FY 2004 appropriations to the Department of Energy (DOE) for: (1) energy supply programs; (2) non-defense site acceleration completion; (3) non-defense environmental services; (4)uranium enrichment decontamination and decommissioning; (5) general DOE science activities; (6) nuclear waste disposal; (7) DOE administration and its Office of the Inspector General; (8) atomic energy defense weapons activities; (9) defense nuclear nonproliferation activities; (10) naval reactors activities; (11) Office of the Administrator in the National Nuclear Security Administration; (12) defense site acceleration completion; (13) defense environmental services; (14) defense nuclear waste disposal; (15) geographical power marketing administrations of DOE (including hydroelectric facilities at the Falcon and Amistad Dams); and (16) the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Rescinds specified unexpended balances previously appropriated. Requires specified amounts of such rescission to be derived from the Paducah Disposal Facility Privatization and from the Portsmouth Disposal Facility Privatization.

(Sec. 302) Prohibits the use of appropriations under this Act to: (1) either develop or implement a workforce restructuring plan for DOE employees, or to provide them with enhanced severance payments or other benefits; (2) augment specified amounts made available by this Act for severance payments and other benefits and community assistance grants under specified law unless DOE submits a reprogramming request subject to approval by the appropriate congressional committees; and (3) prepare or initiate Requests for Proposals for a program that has not been funded by Congress.

(Sec. 306) Bars funds earmarked for the Administrator of the Bonneville Power Administration from being used to enter into any agreement to perform energy efficiency services outside the legally defined Bonneville service territory (except those provided internationally) without advance certification that such services are not available from private sector businesses.

(Sec. 308 ) Permits the Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration to authorize the plant manager of a covered nuclear weapons production plant to engage in research, development, and demonstration activities in order to maintain and enhance plant engineering and manufacturing capabilities. Limits to two percent of the total allocation to such a plant the percentage of funds that may be expended for such activities.

(Sec. 309 ) Declares that funds appropriated by this or any other Act, or made available by the transfer of funds in this Act, for intelligence activities are deemed to be specifically authorized by the Congress under the National Security Act of 1947 during FY 2004 until the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for FY 2004.

(Sec. 310 ) Prohibits funds under this Act from being used to dispose of transuranic waste containing concentrations of plutonium exceeding 20 percent by weight in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.

(Sec. 311 ) Instructs the Secretary of Energy to file a permit modification to the Waste Analysis Plan and associated provisions contained in the Hazardous Waste Facility Permit for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.

(Sec. 312 ) States that material in concrete silos at the Fernald uranium processing facility currently managed by DOE shall be considered "byproduct material" and regulated accordingly.

(Sec. 313 ) Prohibits the obligation or expenditure of funds earmarked by this Act for Atomic Energy Defense Activities for any additional and exploratory studies under the Advanced Concepts Initiative until 30 days after the Administrator for Nuclear Security submits to Congress a detailed report on the planned activities for additional and exploratory studies under the initiative for FY 2004.

(Sec. 314) Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to enter into an agreement with the Corporation of the Presiding Bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah, to lease, for a term of 25 years, approximately 940 acres of Federal lands in Natrona County, Wyoming ("Martin's Cove"). Prescribes lease terms limiting use of the site to public education, ecologic, scenic, and historical or archaeological preservation purposes.

(Sec. 315 ) Instructs the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to (1) reinstate the license for Project No. 2696; and (2) transfer it to the town of Stuyvesant, New York, the holder of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Preliminary Permit No. 11787.

Entitles such Project to the full benefit of any Federal law that promotes hydroelectric development enacted within two years before or after enactment of this Act.

(Sec. 316) Declares that of the funds made available in this Act for Defense Environmental Services, $1 million shall be provided to the State of Nevada solely for expenditures to conduct scientific oversight responsibilities and participate in licensing activities pursuant to the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (other than salaries and expenses of State employees).

Title IV: Independent Agencies - Makes FY 2004 appropriations to the: (1) Appalachian Regional Commission; (2) Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board; (3) Delta Regional Authority; (4) Denali Commission; (5) Nuclear Regulatory Commission and its Office of the Inspector General; and (6) Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board.

Title V: General Provisions - (Sec. 502) Expresses the sense of Congress that all equipment and products bought with funds under this Act should be American-made.

Requires each Federal agency to give notice of this policy to any entity to which it provides financial assistance or contracts.

Bars contracts funded under this Act from being awarded to any person determined by a court or Federal agency to have falsely labeled products as made in America.

(Sec. 504) Amends the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998 with respect to indemnification of any person or entity acquiring ownership or control for economic development purposes of real property at DOE defense nuclear facilities against any claim for injury resulting from the release or threatened release of a hazardous substance or pollutant or contaminant as a result of DOE activities at the facility. Extends such indemnification rights to any successor, assignee, transferee, lender, or lessee of such a person or entity.