S.1988 - Supporting Home Owner Rights Enforcement Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
Summary: S.1988 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Introduced in Senate (12/14/2011)
Supporting Home Owner Rights Enforcement Act - Amends the Federal Power Act to direct the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), when deciding whether to issue a hydropower project license, to give equal consideration to private landownership by any nonlicensee and private use of land.
Requires a hydropower project licensee, in developing any recreational resource within the project boundary, to consider private landownership by any nonlicensee as a means to encourage and facilitate private investment and increased tourism and recreational use.