Text: H.R.6679 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/30/2008)


110th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 6679

To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 to provide for reimbursement for costs incurred by the non-Federal interest in the flood control project in San Antonio, Texas, and for other purposes.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
July 30, 2008

Mr. Rodriguez (for himself, Mr. Gonzalez, and Mr. Smith of Texas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 to provide for reimbursement for costs incurred by the non-Federal interest in the flood control project in San Antonio, Texas, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. San Antonio Channel, San Antonio, Texas.

Section 3154 of the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 (Public Law 110–114; 121 Stat. 1148) is amended—

(1) by striking “The project for flood control” and inserting “(a) In General.—The project for flood control”; and

(2) by adding at the end the following:

“(b) Reimbursement.—Subject to the availability of funds, the non-Federal interest shall be reimbursed for costs incurred by the non-Federal interest that exceed the non-Federal share of project costs.

“(c) Cash contributions.—The Secretary shall accept funds provided by the non-Federal interest for use in carrying out planning, engineering, design, and construction for the project. The Federal share of such planning, engineering, design, and construction carried out with non-Federal contributions shall be credited against the non-Federal share of the cost of the project.”.