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Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2011 (H.R. 2842)
October, 5 2011 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 5, 2011 -

Reporting H.R. 2842 Out of Committee (Passed 30-12. View Roll Call Vote)
This bill streamlines burdensome red tape and reduces administrative costs for the installation of increased small canal and pipeline hydropower development projects.

Markey Amendment #001 – Duplicative Regulation (Failed 10-28. View Roll Call Vote)
This amendment applies the duplicative regulation to the installation of small hydropower projects, blocking job creation and additional renewable hydropower generation.

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