Summary: S.1776 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (12/03/1973)

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Authorizes a one-year extension of the pilot operator training program for wastewater treatment plants under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.

Increases from $2,000,000,000 to $2,600,000,000 the authorization for reimbursement of up to 55 percent of project costs for eligible sewage treatment plants on which construction of waste treatment works provisions of such Act was initiated between June 30, 1966, and July 1, 1972.

Provides that applicants for reimbursement under the reimbursement and advanced construction may be filed with the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency until January 31, 1973.

Authorizes the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make interim payments to projects for which an application has been approved on the basis of estimates of maximum pro rata entitlement of all applicants under the waste treatment works provisions of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.