HR1654: Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act

By | January 24, 2018
Seal of the US Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation

Seal of the US Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation.

Establishes the Bureau of Reclamation as the lead agency for purposes of coordinating all reviews, permits, licenses, or other approvals required under federal law to construct new surface water storage projects in states covered under the Reclamation Act on lands administered by the Departments of the Interior or Agriculture.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law


Amended in committee.


Original sponsor: Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4]

Cosponsors: Rep. Cheney, Liz [R-WY-At Large], Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8], Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large], Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4], Rep. Issa, Darrell E. [R-CA-49], Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1], Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-48], Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3]


Passed House:

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