S.294 - A bill to direct the Secretary of the Army to develop and implement a comprehensive program for fish screens and passage devices.106th Congress (1999-2000)
Summary: S.294 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)
Introduced in Senate (01/22/1999)
Directs the Secretary of the Army, in order to decrease the incidence of fish entering water supply systems and decrease fish mortality associated with withdrawal of water for irrigation and other purposes, to develop and implement a comprehensive program for fish screens, fish passage devices, and other measures agreed to by local interests and relevant Federal agencies for water diversions by local government entities in Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho that provide water supplies. Sets forth program and reporting requirements.