H.R. 1854: To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to modify an environmental infrastructure project for Big Bear Lake, California

H.R. 1854

To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to modify an environmental infrastructure project for Big Bear Lake, California

Date
December 8, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
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Floor Situation

The House is scheduled to consider H.R. 1854 on Tuesday, December 8, 2009, under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. H.R. 1854 was introduced on April 1, 2009, by Rep. Jerry Lewis (R-CA) and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, which took no official action. 

Bill Summary

H.R. 1854 would reduce the authorized funding amount for a water resources project for Big Bear Lake, California, from $15 million to $9 million. The original law authorized the funding for water reclamation and distribution at the Big Bear Area Regional Wastewater Agency in California. The current-law was last extended by the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 (WRDA) and expires on December 31, 2009.

Cost

A CBO cost estimate for H.R. 1854 was not yet available as of press time.