Contracts for disposition of waters of projects under Reclamation Act. by United States. Congress. House. Committee of Conference

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Other titlesConference report on bill on surplus waters of reclamation projects
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August 4, RECLAMATION PROJECT ACT OF —SEC. 3 repayment contract, is no longer valid, for Projects Act. Memorandum of Ass?ciate section 2 (g) of the Reclamation Project Act Solicitor Hogan., Augm re of defines “organization” in a broader Louden Irrigating Canal and Reservoir. The Projects and Facilities Database includes information on the major Reclamation dams, as well as the Reclamation powerplants and projects.

It does not include information on some of the smaller diversion dams. Some recreational areas at Reclamation facilities are managed by the National Park Service. its construction of water resources projects, we recommend that the Congress amend the Reclamation Reform Act of to require that excess land under recordable contract and excess land not under record- able contract but purchased to obtain federal project water be.

Get this from a library. Act to Authorize Prepayment of Amounts Due under a Water Reclamation Project Contract for the Canadian River Project, Texas.

[United States.]. The Reclamation Act (also known as the Lowlands Reclamation Act or National Reclamation Act) of (Pub.L. 57–) is a United States federal law that funded irrigation projects for the arid lands of 20 states in the American West.

The act at first covered only 13 of the western states as Texas had no federal lands. Texas was added later by a special act passed in Enacted by: the 57th United States Congress.

Authorized releases, as provided above, are subject to and subordinated to any obligations under contracts for San Juan-Chama project vf^ater now or hereafter in force and for filling and maintaining a pool in Cochiti Reservoir under the Act of Congress dated Ma (Public Law ; 78 Stat.

On Febru the powerful Westlands Water District signed a permanent water repayment contract with the Bureau of Reclamation to provide Central Valley Water Project water in perpetuity to the g. “That the Secretary of the Interior shall, upon request of the other party to any long-term contract for municipal, domestic, or industrial water supply hereafter entered into under clause (2) in the proviso to the first sentence of section 9, subsection (c), of the Reclamation Project Act of (53 Stat.

43 U.S.C. h), include. oped as a result of Reclamation water projects are among the Nation’s most popular for water-based outdoor recreation. Reclamation projects include approximately million acres of land and water, with recreation and wildlife areas, camp-grounds, and more than 1, miles of hiking trails available to the public.

Expenditures of funds hereafter specifically appropriated for rehabilitation and betterment of any project constructed under authority of the Small Reclamation Projects Act (Act of August 6,70 Stat.and Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto) [43 U.S.C.

a et seq.] and of irrigation systems on projects governed by the Federal reclamation laws (Act of. (k) the terms "repayment contract" and "water service contract" have the same meaning as provided in sections 9(d) and 9(e) of the Reclamation Project Act of (53 Stat.), as amended; (I) the terms "Restoration Fund" and "Fund" mean the Central.

Reclamation Project Act of (53 Stat. ; 43 U.S.C. par. The effect of this section would be to allow, at the initiation of the water user, validation by the Congress of such contract provisions which have not otherwise been validated following a review by the Secretary of the Interior.

Section   The draft Bureau of Reclamation contract dated October 22 shows that Interior plans to deliver Westlands up to million acre-feet of water a year, more than double the water supply used by the.

Chapter — Reclamation Projects. EDITION. RECLAMATION UNDER CAREY ACT Acceptance by state of conditions of Carey Act and grants thereunder. The State of Oregon hereby accepts the conditions of section 4 of the Act of Congress approved Aug (28 Stat. ), and amendments thereto, known as the "Carey Act," together with all grants of land to the state under.

Title XXVIII, Reclamation Recreation Management Act. This title amends the Federal Water Project Recreation Act (16 U.S.C. et seq.) to eliminate a $, ceiling on the Federal share of costs for recreational facilities at reclamation projects constructed before (No such limitation has applied to projects constructed since ).

Towns and communities were created within the reclamation projects while the opportunity for others to grow and become major cities became a reality. By examining individually the first five projects, we can appreciate the impact of the National Reclamation Act on Western America.

Milk River Project. Newlands Project (Truckee) North Platte Project. Digest of Federal Resource Laws of Interest to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bureau of Reclamation Projects Bureau of Reclamation Projects: a variety of specific and omnibus authorizing statutes provide for fish and wildlife conservation at water resources projects of the Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior, and the Corps of Engineers, Department.

Get this from a library. Loans under the Small Reclamation Projects Act of [United States. Department of the Interior. Water and Power Resources Service.;]. Evidence: The Reclamation Project Act of and the Water Conservation and Utilization Act of require % repayment, with interest, of construction costs allocated to municipal water supply.

The Act also requires that each proposed project be studied for feasibility as directed by Congress and then subsequently be authorized by a. Water Supplier Contracts. CHAPTER Joint Use and Development.

ARTICLE 1. General Provisions RECLAMATION BOARD BOND ACT. CHAPTER 1. Definitions. CHAPTER 2. General Provisions Fish and Wildlife and Recreation in Connection With State Water Projects. ARTICLE 1. State. This money, pursuant to the WIIN Act, will be placed in the Reclamation Water Storage Account to be used for the construction of water storage and supply projects that can benefit all Central Valley Project purposes.

Westlands provides water to family-owned farms that average acres in size. (b) It is the purpose of this Act to implement these policies in a way which satisfies the requirements of the federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act amended, and which makes this State eligible for funds for reclamation of abandoned lands and waters under that Act.

(Source: P.A. RECLAMATION DISPOSITION AGREEMENT Please indicate the desired method of disposition for your product. Please note that this disposition and the associated cost are in addition to our current Joint Industry Report handling fees.

These options are not available for Hazardous Materials. The California State Water Project (SWP) is a water storage and delivery system of reservoirs, aqueducts, power plants and pumping plants extending more than miles—two-thirds the length of California. Planned, constructed, and operated by the Department of Water Resources, the SWP is the nation’s largest state-built, multi-purpose, user-financed water project.

The Bureau of Reclamation has reissued for public comment four draft Reclamation Manual releases regarding water-related contracting activities.

These draft releases provide definitions of key terms and revise existing definitions for water-related contracts, restructure and clarify Reclamation’s water transfer and conversion policy and.

FEDERAL RECLAMATION WATERS. repayment contract involving an irrigation district, as authorized under. section 9 of the Reclamation Project Act of / 0.

an individual irriga­ tor's share of federal project costs is amortized over a forty year period, after a ten year development period, and is assessed to the lands by. On July 6, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BoR), the federal agency that oversees the canal, finalized a feasibility report for Friant-Kern Canal Middle Reach Capacity Correction Project.

Under section of the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act, the bureau’s report means up to 50% of the total project costs can be.

enacting the Reclamation Project Act of Under this act, projects could be authorized for multiple purposes, and the construction costs would be allocated among the projects’ various purposes: irrigation, municipal and industrial water supply, hydroelectric power generation, flood control, and navigation.

The legislation allowed the. History: Reclamation Service established in the Department of the Interior, under the jurisdiction of the Geological Survey's Division of Hydrography, July 8,to administer the reclamation fund established by the Reclamation Act, also known as the Newlands Act (32 Stat.

), Jwhich set aside revenues from the sale of public. Salt River Project, based in Phoenix, is established as the nation’s first multipurpose federal reclamation project authorized under the National Reclamation Act.

Today, SRP is one of the Arizona’s largest water suppliers to the Phoenix Metropolitan area. — Construction of the Roosevelt Dam is Completed. Under 9 (c) of the Reclamation Project Act ofauthority and discretion to fix rates covering irrigation as well as municipal water service was delegated to the Secretary of the Interior; and the [ U.S.] officials of the Bureau of Reclamation acted entirely within the scope of their authority in operating the Project as they.

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richter, jr., amelia richter, 9 lee w. richter, and mary ruth richter, 10 diverter of water from sacramento river sources, settling water i i rights disputes and 12 providing for project water. ITEM NO. DESCRIPTI~N OF ITEM AN~ROPOSED DISPOSITION SUPERSEDED JOB ACTION TAKEN (NARA USE ONLY) CITATION.

Bureau of Reclamation Water Operations and. Record-Keeping System (BOR-WORKS) The Bureau of Reclamation Water Operations and Record-Keeping System (BOR-WORKS) provides automated means of updating and tracking water. As in the case of all other reclamation projects, Congress specifically directed that the Dam be constructed and operated "pursuant to the Federal reclamation law," 76 Stat.the principal one of which is the Reclamation Act of Under California law, any person who wishes to appropriate water must apply for a permit from the State.

Washington, D.C. — The Bureau of Reclamation published a new funding opportunity for the sponsors of congressionally authorized Title XVI Water Reclamation and Reuse projects to request cost-shared funding for the planning, design, and/or construction of those projects.

The Reclamation Projects Act ofreferred to in subsec. (b), is act Aug. 4,ch.53 amended, which is classified principally to subchapter X (§ et seq.) of this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see section k of this title and Tables.

This Act, referred to in subsec. a reclamation project. The resolution of this issue is not easy since both the Western states and the federal government have legitimate interests in the operation of reclamation projects within the states.

The Western states follow the doctrine of prior appropriation in distributing water rights.2 Under this doctrine the use of the water.

The Reclamation Act limited people on Reclamation projects to acres, required residence on the property, and use of at least half of the land for agriculture. A key provision stipulated that those using the water had to repay the government’s construction costs within 10 years. The administrator of the Division of Environmental Protection has decided to issue a reclamation permit for an exploration project to AngloGold Ashanti North America.

This permit authorizes the permittee to reclaim the Silicon Exploration Project in Nye County. The division has been provided with an. Sec. Study of Indian irrigation program and project management. Sec. Tribal consultation and user input. Sec. Allocation among projects.

Subtitle C—Weber Basin Prepayments Sec. Prepayment of certain repayment obligations under contracts between the United States and the Weber Basin Water Conservancy District.

The Reclamation Act of established the Bureau of Reclamation and authorized the construction and operation of federal water supply projects for the irrigation of lands in the West. This legislation opened up much of the otherwise arid West to settlement by providing for federal investment in large scale irrigation projects, which otherwise.Dams, Duties, and Discretion: Bureau of Reclamation Water Project Operations and the Endangered Species Act Reed D.

Benson University of New Mexico - School of Law Follow. Section 1. Short title []. This Act may be cited as the “Three Kids Mine Remediation and Reclamation Act”. Sec. 2. Definitions []. In this Act: (1) Hazardous substance; pollutant or contaminant; release; remedy; response– [] The terms hazardous substance, pollutant or contaminant, release, remedy, and response have the meanings respectively set forth for .

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