S.215 - A bill to authorize the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to issue an order continuing a stay of a hydroelectric license for the Mahoney Lake hydroelectric project in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK] (Introduced 01/24/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||01/24/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.215 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/24/2017)
This bill requires the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon request of the City of Saxman, Alaska, to issue a stay of the statutory deadline by which the city must commence construction on the Mahoney Lake Hydroelectric Project located in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska.
Additionally, upon request, FERC must reinstate the construction license and make it effective as of the date the stay is lifted.
FERC may reinstate the construction license if it is expired.
Subject to certain conditions, FERC may extend for up to six years the statutory deadline by which the city must commence construction on the project.