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USHB1654IntroWater Supply Permitting Coordination Act This bill establishes the Bureau of Reclamation as the lead agency for purposes of coordinating all reviews, permits, licenses, or other approvals or decisions (reviews) required under federal law to construct...
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2017-06-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB677IntroWater Supply Permitting Coordination Act This bill establishes the Bureau of Reclamation as the lead agency for purposes of coordinating all reviews, permits, licenses, or other approvals or decisions (reviews) required under federal law to construct...
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2017-06-14
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held.
USSB214IntroA bill to authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project. This bill authorizes the licensee for the Terror Lake Hydroelectric Project in Kodiak Island, Alaska, to occupy not more than 20 acres of federal land to construct, operate, and ...
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2017-06-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 141.
USSB199IntroA bill to authorize the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir. This bill authorizes the Department of the Interior, in cooperation with the state of Wyoming, to amend the Definite Plan Report for the Seedskadee Project (authorized un...
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2017-06-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 126.
USSB216IntroBureau of Reclamation Transparency Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to submit to Congress, make publicly available, and biennially update an Asset Management Report that describes the Bureau of Reclamation's efforts to maintain in...
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2017-06-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 127.
USHB723IntroEnergy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act of 2017 This bill amends the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to revise requirements for energy savings performance contracts and utility energy service contracts (performance contracts). ...
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2017-06-07
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB220IntroTo authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the licensee for the Terror Lake Hydroelectric Project in Kodiak Island, Alaska, to occupy not more than 20 acres of federal land to constru...
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2017-06-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 101.
USHB660IntroBureau of Reclamation Transparency Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to submit to Congress, make publicly available, and biennially update an Asset Management Report that describes the Bureau of Reclamation's efforts to maintain in...
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2017-06-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 103.
USSB239IntroEnergy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act of 2017 This bill amends the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to revise requirements for energy savings performance contracts and utility energy service contracts (performance contracts). ...
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2017-05-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 98.
USHB1107IntroPershing County Economic Development and Conservation Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct sales or exchanges of eligible lands in Pershing County, Nevada, identified as the "Checkerboard Lands Resolution Area." Interior an...
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2017-05-23
[Hearing: Jun 27 @ 10:00 am]
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR218IntroRecognizing the importance of the United States-Israel economic relationship and encouraging new areas of cooperation. Affirms that the U.S.-Israel economic partnership has benefitted both countries and is a foundational component of the strong allia...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USSB140EngrossA bill to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to sp...
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2017-05-16
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USSB385IntroEnergy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act This bill revises a variety of programs to encourage energy efficiency in buildings, industry, the federal government, and certain appliances, including by: requiring states and Indian tribes to measu...
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2017-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 73.
USSB1090IntroWater and Agriculture Tax Reform Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit tax-exempt mutual ditch or irrigation companies to earn income from dispositions of certain real property and stock interests without affecting their ta...
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2017-05-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB689EngrossBolts Ditch Access and Use Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to permit by special use authorization nonmotorized access and use of the Bolts Ditch headgate and the Bolts Ditch within the Holy Cross Wilderness in Colorado fo...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 71.
USSB285IntroBolts Ditch Access and Use Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to permit by special use authorization nonmotorized access and use of the Bolts Ditch headgate and the Bolts Ditch within the Holy Cross Wilderness in Colorado fo...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 66.
USHB244PassHIRE Vets Act Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division unless the bill e...
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2017-05-05
Became Public Law No: 115-31.
USHB2328IntroLow-Income Sewer and Water Assistance Program Act of 2017
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2017-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB2325IntroEmergency Financial Manager Reform Act of 2017
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2017-05-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1807IntroPublic Water Supply Invasive Species Compliance Act of 2017 This bill amends the Lacey Act and the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 by exempting certain water transfers between public water supplies located on, along, or across the boundaries of Texas, A...
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2017-04-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 17.
USHB301IntroNIST Plumbing Research Act of 2017 This bill directs the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to: establish or designate a laboratory to conduct research on premise plumbing in relation to water safety, security, efficiency, sustaina...
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2017-04-25
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB958IntroWasteful EPA Programs Elimination Act of 2017 This bill terminates all existing grant programs of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), its National Clean Diesel Campaign, and its environmental justice programs. The EPA may not establish new gra...
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2017-04-25
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB1443IntroEnergy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act This bill revises a variety of programs to encourage energy efficiency in buildings, industry, the federal government, and certain appliances, including by: requiring states and Indian tribes to measu...
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2017-04-25
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB1673IntroWater Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2017
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2017-04-11
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2012IntroFracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2017
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB1301EngrossDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in th...
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2017-04-07
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 36.
USHB2010IntroCO2 Regulatory Certainty Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to revise requirements for the secure geological storage of carbon dioxide for the purpose of the tax credit for carbon dioxide sequestration. The bill establishes a December 31,...
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2017-04-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB789IntroPublic Water Supply Invasive Species Compliance Act of 2017 This bill amends the Lacey Act and the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 by exempting certain water transfers between public water supplies located on, along, or across the boundaries of Texas, A...
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2017-03-30
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB669IntroColumbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act
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2017-03-29
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. Markup report CQ
USHB1630IntroColumbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act
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2017-03-27
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB1663IntroWater Resources Research Amendments Act This bill amends the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 to: (1) declare that additional research is required into increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of new and existing treatment works through altern...
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2017-03-27
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB1647IntroWater Infrastructure Trust Fund Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish in the Treasury a Water Infrastructure Trust Fund and appropriates to it amounts equivalent to the fees received in the Treasury before January 1, 202...
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2017-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB1653IntroDrinking Water Affordability Act This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to revise requirements concerning national primary drinking water regulations, including by: removing a requirement that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) maintain,...
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2017-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB1202IntroRed Hill Oversight and Environmental Protection Act of 2017
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2017-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Readiness Committee
USHB132EngrossArbuckle Project Maintenance Complex and District Office Conveyance Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of the Interior to convey to the Arbuckle Master Conservancy District in Murray County, Oklahoma, all right, title, and interest...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB648EngrossTo authorize the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Definite Plan Report for the Seedskadee Project to enable the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir. (Sec. 1) This bill authorizes the Department of the Interior, in cooperation...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR90IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of the United States-Israel economic relationship and encouraging new areas of cooperation. Affirms that the U.S.-Israel economic partnership has benefitted both countries and is a foundational component of the...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1348IntroInvesting in Testing Act of 2017 This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to study the health implications of contamination of drinking water by perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs). (PFASs can accumulate in ...
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2017-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1415IntroEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act
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2017-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1579IntroSecure and Resilient Water Systems Act This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act by requiring each community water system to submit to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) source water and distribution system vulnerability assessments that id...
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2017-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USSB664IntroNavajo Utah Water Rights Settlement Act of 2017
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2017-03-15
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB1269IntroSacramento Valley Water Storage and Restoration Act
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2017-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB1403IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the deduction for income attributable to domestic production activities in Puerto Rico. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the tax deduction for income attributabl...
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2017-03-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB451IntroWater Resources Research Amendments Act of 2017 This bill amends the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 to: (1) declare that additional research is required into increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of new and existing treatment works throug...
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2017-02-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHR147IntroExpressing concern regarding the prevalence of hexavalent chromium in drinking water in the United States. Recognizes the importance of protecting the American people from drinking water polluted with carcinogens. Urges state and local governments an...
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2017-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB904IntroBuy American Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Buy American Act and federal grant programs to: (1) standardize guidelines for federal agencies to waive Buy American requirements for their construction contracts and direct purchases of mate...
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2017-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB1071IntroAssistance, Quality, and Affordability Act of 2017
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2017-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHJR77IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Army Corps of Engineers relating to the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin Water Control Master Manual. This joint resoluti...
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2017-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB1179IntroDiscouraging Frivolous Lawsuits Act This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to revise requirements concerning citizen suits. Litigation costs (including reasonable attorney and expert witness f...
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2017-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB875IntroBureau of Reclamation Water Project Streamlining Act This bill sets forth provisions governing feasibility studies for water projects initiated by the Department of the Interior under the Reclamation Act of 1902 (project studies). A project study ini...
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2017-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
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