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S.684: Mni Wiconi Project Act Amendments of 2013

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about water resources development
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Sponsor Tim Johnson, D-S.D.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced April 9, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 2, 2015
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Bill Summary

Mni Wiconi Project Act Amendments of 2013 - (Sec. 2) Amends the Mni Wiconi Project Act of 1988 to direct the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) to develop plans for completing, and to enter into agreements with specified agency heads to complete, the Oglala Sioux Rural Water Supply System, the Rosebud Sioux Rural Water System, and the Lower Brule Sioux Rural Water System. Requires such plans to require: (1) the completion of remaining components of the applicable system in accordance with the Final Engineering Report dated May 1993; (2) the improvement, repair, and replacement of existing water systems; and (3) the transfer of those existing water systems to the United States, to be held in trust for the applicable tribe and made part of the applicable rural water system.

Requires the Secretary to enter into agreements with the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA), the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HH...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 2, 2015 Held at the desk.
Jan. 2, 2015 Received in the House.
Dec. 17, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 16, 2014 Passed Senate with amendments by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S6927-6928)
Dec. 16, 2014 The committee amendments agreed to by Unanimous Consent. (text of measure as reported in Senate: CR S6924-6926)
Dec. 16, 2014 Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6924-6929)
July 15, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 131.
July 15, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Wyden with amendments. With written report No. 113-74.
May 16, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
April 16, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 113-32.
April 9, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.