S.789 - Tule River Tribe Water Development Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA] (Introduced 04/02/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/23/2009 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 111-91. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.789 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/02/2009)
Tule River Tribe Water Development Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Commissioner of Reclamation, to complete a feasibility study to evaluate alternatives for a domestic, commercial, municipal, industrial, and irrigation water supply for the Tule River Tribe of the Tule River Reservation, California.
Prohibits any project constructed relating to that study from providing water supply for the casino of the Tule River Tribe or any other tribal casino or any lodging, dining, entertainment, meeting space, parking, or other similar facility in support of a gaming activity.
Provides that a water supply provided by a project constructed relating to the feasibility study shall be available to serve: (1) the domestic, municipal, and governmental (including firefighting) needs of the Tribe; and (2) other commercial, agricultural, and industrial needs not related to gaming.