Week ending June 16, 2017
H.R.2274 – HYPE Act
Under the bill the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission may extend a preliminary permit only once and for no more than four years and may issue an additional four-year extension if there are extraordinary circumstances, determined by FERC, that warrant an additional extension.
FERC may extend the time a licensee has to commence construction on a project for up to eight years extending the license for no more than two years.
(Full text of H.R. 2274 at congress.gov)
Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] (Introduced 05/01/2017)
Status: Passed House /
VOTES and FLOOR ACTION
On Passage: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote
Motion to recommit:
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COST AND IMPACT
Cost to the taxpayers: Data not available
Pay-as-you-go requirements: Data not available
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Dynamic Scoring: Data not available
Tax Complexity: Not applicable to this bill.
Earmark Certification: Data not available
Duplication of programs: Data not available
Direct Rule-Making: Data not available
Advisory Committee Statement: Data not available
Budget Authority: Data not available
Constitutional Authority: Assumed.
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