Summary: H.R.4084 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (10/01/1980)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Suisun Marsh Preservation and Restoration Act of 1979 - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Commissioner of Reclamation, to enter into a cooperative agreement with California to mitigate the adverse effects of the Central Valley project on the fish and wildlife resources of the Suisun Marsh and for the preservation and restoration of such resources. Specifies the requirements of such agreement which include requirements that; (1) the State of California construct and operate certain water control facilities in the Marsh; and (2) the Federal share of the costs of implementing such agreement shall be 50 percent. States that the share of costs may be altered and applied retroactively to such control facilities upon authorization of the development of a more extensive system of preservation facilities for the Marsh area.

Authorizes appropriations for fiscal year 1981 for the Federal share of costs of the construction and operation of such control facilities.