H.R.1145 - National Water Research and Development Initiative Act of 2009

To implement a National Water Research and Development Initiative, and for other purposes. view all titles (4)

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  • Short: National Water Research and Development Initiative Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Official: To implement a National Water Research and Development Initiative, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: National Water Research and Development Initiative Act of 2009 as reported to house.
  • Short: National Water Research and Development Initiative Act of 2009 as passed house.

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Number Date Offered Status Purpose
 
H.Amdt 88 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment to require a report to Congress from the President detailing statutory or regulatory barriers which prevent the use of technologies under the bill as well as a report identifying impacts of water diversions in the San Joaquin Valley and recommended steps to mitigate such impacts. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 87 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 12 printed in House Report 111-82 to require the interagency committee to assess the role of Federal water research funding in helping to develop the next generation of scientists and engineers at institutions of higher education. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 86 Apr 23rd Fail An amendment numbered 11 printed in House Report 111-82 to require the interagency committee to identify and recommend against duplication of Federal water-related research, development, and technological innovation activities by more than one agency or program. It also would require the President to ensure that Federal agencies do not request appropriations for activities duplicated by state, local, and tribal governments. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 85 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 111-82 to create a wastewater and stormwater reuse and recycling technology demonstration program within the Environmental Protection Agency. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 84 Apr 23rd Fail An amendment numbered 9 printed in House Report 111-82 to require GAO to study whether any of the requirements of the underlying legislation are duplicative of existing programs. Prior to implementation of the bill, the President will, based upon the GAO report, determine whether the programs are duplicative or not. If the President differs in his determination from the GAO conclusions, he must offer a justification for his determination. The effective date is delayed until the President has made that determination. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 83 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 111-82 to require that the plan's analysis of the energy required to provide reliable water supplies and the water required for the production of alternative and renewable energy resources. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 82 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 111-82 to add to the plan a direction that agencies included in the interagency committee work to achieve projection of the long-term ice cover and water level outlook for major water bodies in the United States, including the Great Lakes, the potential impacts of the results of such projections on infrastructure, and resource management options based on such projections. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 81 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 6 printed in House Report 111-82 to require the plan to include improvement of understanding of competing water supply uses and how different uses interact with and impact each other. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 80 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 111-82 to require agencies included in the interagency committee to work on improvement of understanding of water-intensive sectors of the economy and industrial needs for water. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 79 Apr 23rd Pass An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 111-82 to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the National Academy of Science to study the impact of changes to snow pack, including snow pack in the Sierra Nevadas, on water resources and its relation to water supply, including the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. (View on THOMAS)

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