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H.R.3564: New Mexico Native American Water Settlements Technical Corrections Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about native americans
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Sponsor Ben Ray Luján, D-N.M.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Nov. 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 29, 2013
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Bill Summary

New Mexico Native American Water Settlements Technical Corrections Act - Amends the Taos Pueblo Indian Water Rights Settlement Act to include among the uses of the Taos Pueblo Water Development Fund the reconstruction, replacement, rehabilitation, or repair of water or wastewater infrastructure.

Eliminates fiscal year limits on the mandatory appropriation of funds for: (1) the Taos Pueblo Water Development Fund, and (2) grants to eligible non-Pueblo entities for mutual-benefit projects.

Amends the Aamodt Litigation Settlement Act to eliminate fiscal year limits on the mandatory appropriation of funds for: (1) the planning, design, and construction of a regional water system and the conduct of environmental compliance activities; and (2) the Aamodt Settlement Pueblos' Fund.

Amends the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to authorize appropriations for the planning and design of conjunctive use wells in the San Juan River Basin, Little Colorado River Bas...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 29, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water and Power.
Nov. 20, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.