[115th Congress Public Law 206]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office]
Public Law 115-206
To extend a project of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
involving the Cannonsville Dam. <<NOTE: July 23, 2018 – [H.R. 2292]>>
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. EXTENSION OF TIME FOR A FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY
COMMISSION PROJECT INVOLVING
(a) In General.–Notwithstanding the time period specified in
section 13 of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 806) that would otherwise
apply to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project numbered
13287, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (referred to in this
section as the “Commission”) may, at the request of the licensee for
the project, and after reasonable notice, in accordance with the good
faith, due diligence, and public interest requirements of that section
and the procedures of the Commission under that section, extend the time
period during which the licensee is required to commence construction of
the project for up to 4 consecutive 2-year periods after the required
date of the commencement of construction described in Article 301 of the
(b) <<NOTE: Effective dates.>> Reinstatement of Expired License.–
(1) In general.–If the required date of the commencement of
construction described in subsection (a) has expired prior to
the date of enactment of this Act, the Commission may reinstate
the license effective as of that date of expiration.
(2) Extension.–If the Commission reinstates the license
under paragraph (1), the first extension authorized under
subsection (a) shall take effect on the date of that expiration.
Approved July 23, 2018.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY–H.R. 2292 (S. 734):
HOUSE REPORTS: No. 115-174 (Comm. on Energy and Commerce).
SENATE REPORTS: No. 115-83 (Comm. on Energy and Natural Resources)
accompanying S. 734.
Vol. 163 (2017):
June 12, considered and passed
Vol. 164 (2018):
June 28, considered and passed