AMERICA’S WATER INFRASTRUCTURE ACT

AMERICA’S WATER INFRASTRUCTURE ACT

AMERICA’S WATER INFRASTRUCTURE ACT

Amendments

Enact (S. 3021), S6698, S6701 [5OC]

Bills and resolutions

Enact (see S. 2800), S2552 [8MY]

Cloture motions

Enact (S. 3021), S6697 [5OC], S6714 [9OC]

Explanations

Provisions (S. 3021), S6746 [10OC], H8222–H8224 [13SE]

Lists

Congressional staff who worked on S. 3021, provisions, S6746 [10OC]

Motions

Enact (S. 3021), S6697, S6698 [5OC]

Remarks in House

Corps of Engineers: construction of Soo Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, MI, H8227 [13SE]

——— improve rivers and harbors and provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, H8175, H8185–H8229 [13SE]

——— prohibit building any new, unproven structures for endangered species along the Missouri River, H8226 [13SE]

Dams: promote hydropower development at existing nonpowered dams, H8228 [13SE]

Dept. of the Interior: authorize a pilot project for an innovative water project financing program, H8226 [13SE]

Enact (S. 3021), H8175, H8185–H8229 [13SE]

EPA: improve public water systems and enhance compliance with safe drinking water requirements, H8175, H8224, H8226 [13SE]

——— increase assistance for States, water systems, and disadvantaged communities for good financial and environmental management of water systems and strengthen enforcement of safe drinking water requirements, H8225 [13SE]

——— reauthorize Drinking Water State Revolving Fund, H8175, H8228 [13SE]

FERC: provide that any inaction that allows a rate change to go into effect shall be treated as an order by the Commission for purposes of rehearing and court review, H8227 [13SE]

Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund: ensure that amounts credited are used for harbor maintenance, H8224 [13SE]

Hydroelectric power: modify definition of renewable energy to include hydropower, allow FERC extension of preliminary permits, and establish a schedule following the filing of a licensing application, H8228 [13SE]

Whitman County, WA: provide for a land exchange of Federal and non-Federal land, H8228 [13SE]

Remarks in Senate

Congress: accomplishments of the 115th Congress, S6785 [11OC]

Corps of Engineers: improve rivers and harbors and provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, S6751 [10OC]

Enact (S. 2800), S2801 [22MY], S2862, S2863 [23MY], S3747 [12JN]

Enact (S. 3021): House amendments, S6200, S6212 [18SE], S6697 [5OC], S6703, S6704, S6708–S6712, S6714–S6717 [9OC], S6735–S6737, S6742–S6749, S6751, S6754, S6755 [10OC], S6807 [11OC]

EPA: provide to State infrastructure financing authorities additional opportunities to receive loans to support drinking water and clean water State revolving funds to deliver water infrastructure to communities, S6709 [9OC], S6743 [10OC]

FERC: provide that any inaction that allows a rate change to go into effect shall be treated as an order by the Commission for purposes of rehearing and court review, S6749 [10OC]

Water: require EPA and Bureau of Reclamation agreement on administration of loan program for storage, recycling, and other water supply projects, S6744 [10OC]

Reports filed

Provisions: Committee on Environment and Public Works (Senate) (S. 2800), S2834 [22MY]

——— Committee on Environment and Public Works (Senate) (S. 2800) (S. Rept. 115–294), S4874 [10JY]

Texts of

S. 3021, provisions, H8185–H8221 [13SE]