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Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991

report together with additional views (to accompany H.R. 355).

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drought relief -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Water conservation -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Water conservation projects -- United States.,
  • Federal aid to public welfare -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 102d Congress, 1st session, Senate -- 102-185
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17101380M

    An April 3rd update to the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that 83% of the Western United States, where Reclamation operates, is abnormally dry, with 63% being in moderate to exceptional drought status. Title I of the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of provides Reclamation the authority for construction, management, and. S. , a bill to reauthorize the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of , and for other purposes As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on

    Summary of S - th Congress (): A bill to amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of to extend the authority for drought assistance. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of , as codified in Legislative History for Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of , as codified in 47 United States CodeFile Size: 1MB.

    Public Papers Statement on Signing the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of Today I am signing into law H.R. , the ``Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of '' This bill provides, for a period of 10 years, general authority for the Secretary of the Interior to take action in the Western States.   To reauthorize the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of , and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. EXTENSION OF RECLAMATION STATES EMERGENCY DROUGHT RELIEF ACT OF


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Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Reclamation State Emergency Drought Relief Act ofPublic Law, Stat. 53, as amended. SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the `Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of '. SEC. DEFINITIONS. As used in this Act: (1) The term `Secretary' means the Secretary of the Interior.

And sometimes they are meant to garner political support for a law by giving it a catchy name (as with the 'USA Patriot Act' or the 'Take Pride in America Act') or by invoking public outrage or sympathy (as with any number of laws named for victims of crimes).

History books, newspapers, and other sources use the popular name to refer to these laws. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of - Title I: Drought Program - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to undertake construction and other activities, including drilling wells, to minimize drought losses.

Limits construction activities to temporary facilities. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of - Title I: Drought Program - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to undertake construction and other activities, including drilling wells, to minimize drought losses.

Get this from a library. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of report together with additional views (to accompany H.R. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.].

Get this from a library. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of report (to accompany S. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.].

H.R. ( nd): Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act ofPublic Law43 U.S.C.

§§, as amended; and Section (a), Omnibus Public Lands Management Act of(Public Law ), as amended. I am pleased to appear for the Department in support of S. which extends Title I of the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of until the year Title I provides authority for construction, management, and conservation measures to alleviate the adverse impacts of drought, including mitigation of fish and wildlife impacts.

Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of (43 U.S.C. ) (the Drought Relief Act) or other project-specific legislation for the use of excess capacity to store or. WTR P04 Reclamation Manual Policy 2This limitation is imposed by the Warren Act. () 1/10/01 Page 3.

A bill to amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of to extend the authority for drought assistance. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief. Federal Agency. BUREAU OF RECLAMATION, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR.

Authorization. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act ofTitle II, Public Law43 U.S.C. Sectionas amended; Hawaii Water Resources Act ofTitle II, Public Law Status. Active. Objectives. Amending the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of to extend the authority for drought assistance: report (to accompany H.R.

) (including cost estimate of. Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act ofPublic Law43 U.S.C. §§, as amended; and Section (a), Omnibus Public Lands Management Act of(Public Law ), as amended. Range of Approval/Disapproval Time. Varies depending on the type and complexity of the project.

Appeals. DROUGHT RELIEF. RELIEF FOR HAWAII- Section of the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of (43 U.S.C. ) is amended-- in subsection (a), by inserting after `Reclamation State' the following: `and in the State of Hawaii'; and. H.R. to reauthorize the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act ofand for other purposes; H.R.

Water Rights Protection Act: legislative hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Power of the Committee on Natural Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Octo This Act may be cited as the ‘Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of ’.

SEC. DEFINITIONS. As used in this Act: (1) The term ‘Secretary’ means the Secretary of the Interior. (2) The term ‘Federal Reclamation laws’ means the Act of J (32 Stat. ) and Acts supplementary thereto and amendatory thereof. under the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of (Drought Act) since Going forward, Reclamation believes that program funding can be used more effectively by focusing on mitigation and planning to increase resiliency to drought in.

An Act To provide emergency drought relief to the Reclamation States, and for other ptirposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 'Reclamation States Emergencv SECTION 1.

SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the Drought Relief Act of ". SEC. DEFINITIONS. H.R. ( th): To reauthorize the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act ofand for other purposes. Call or Write Congress React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support.

Background and Need The Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act (Drought Relief Act) was authorized in (43 U.S.C. ) and allows the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) to undertake activities that would minimize or mitigate drought damages or losses within the 17 Reclamation States, including Tribes within those states, and Hawaii.Mr.

Chairman, I am Jack Garner, Acting Deputy Commissioner and Deputy Director of Operations for the Bureau of Reclamation. I am pleased to appear for the Department of the Interior in support of H.R.

which extends Title I of the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of .PURPOSE OF THE BILL The purpose of H.R. is to amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of to extend the authority for drought assistance.

BACKGROUND AND NEED FOR LEGISLATION H.R. amends Title I of Public Law to allow the Bureau of Reclamation to provide emergency assistance to western States in managing and allocating scarce water supplies .