S.1932 - Drought Resiliency and Water Supply Infrastructure Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Gardner, Cory [R-CO] (Introduced 06/20/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Meetings:||07/18/19 10:30AM|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/18/2019 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1932 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/20/2019)
Drought Resiliency and Water Supply Infrastructure Act
This bill establishes and modifies various Department of the Interior water programs that target western states.
Provisions in the bill include those
- authorizing Interior to provide grants to support qualifying water-storage projects in western states;
- reauthorizing through FY2024 the CALFED Bay-Delta program, which handles water issues in California's Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta;
- reauthorizing through FY2024 an Interior grant program to support qualifying water recycling and reuse projects and establishing new priorities for awarding such grants; and
- establishing a one-time process for de-authorizing certain Bureau of Reclamation projects.