Summary: S.1142 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (08/22/2018)

J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Hydropower Extension Act of 2018

(Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon request, to extend by six years the time period during which construction must commence on the Red River Lock and Dam No. 3, 4, and 5 Hydroelectric Projects located on the Red River in Louisiana.

FERC may reinstate the construction license if it is expired.