S.710 - A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving Jennings Randolph Dam.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV] (Introduced 03/23/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 115-103|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/08/2017 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 133. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.710 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (06/08/2017)
(Sec. 1) This bill authorizes the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon request, to extend for up to six years the time period during which construction must commence on the Jennings Randolph Hydroelectric Project located on the North Branch of the Potomac River in Garrett County, Maryland, and Mineral County, West Virginia.
Additionally, FERC may reinstate the construction license if it is expired.