Legislation

Bill Introduced Description
S.685 Mar-21-17
Official Short: Clean Water for Rural Communities Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Dry-Redwater Regional Water Authority System and the Musselshell-Judith Rural Water System in the State of Montana and North Dakota, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Steve Daines Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.677 Mar-21-17
Official Short: Reserve Component Benefits Parity Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to coordinate Federal and State permitting processes related to the construction of new surface water storage projects on lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture and to designate the Bureau of Reclamation as the lead agency for permit processing, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Al Franken Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.665 Mar-15-17
Official Short: Unleashing American Energy Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize additional lease sales to be added to an approved 5-year leasing program. Sponsor: Senator Bill Cassidy Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
H.Res.648 Jan-24-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Definite Plan Report for the Seedskadee Project to enable the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir. Sponsor: Rep. Liz Cheney Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.644 Mar-15-17
Official Short: Medgar Evers House Study Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the Medgar Evers House, located in Jackson, Mississippi, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Thad Cochran Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.627 Mar-14-17
Official Short: Maritime Washington National Heritage Area Act Long Title: A bill to establish the Maritime Washington Heritage Area in the State of Washington, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Maria Cantwell Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
H.Res.627 Jan-24-17
Official Short: Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide for the dissemination of information regarding available Federal programs relating to energy efficiency projects for schools, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep. Matt Cartwright Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
H.Res.618 Jan-24-17
Official Short: Crags, Colorado Land Exchange Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to authorize, direct, expedite, and facilitate a land exchange in El Paso and Teller Counties, Colorado, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep. Doug Lamborn Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.617 Mar-14-17
Official Short: Lower Farmington River and Salmon Brook Wild and Scenic River Act Long Title: A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments of the Farmington River and Salmon Brook in the State of Connecticut as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Christopher Murphy Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.614 Mar-13-17
Official Short: RPPA Commercial Recreation Concessions Pilot Program Act Long Title: A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to establish a pilot program for commercial recreation concessions on certain land managed by the Bureau of Land Management. Sponsor: Senator Jeff Flake Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.613 Mar-13-17
Official Short: Ratepayer Fairness Act Long Title: A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to provide for the consideration by State regulatory authorities and noneregulated electric utilities of whether subsidies should be provided for the deployment, construction, maintenance, or operation of a customer-side technology. Sponsor: Senator Jeff Flake Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.