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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

102 STAT. 2826

PUBLIC LAW 100-563—OCT. 31, 1988

Public Law 100-563 100th Congress An Act Oct. 31, 1988 [H.R. 3408]

To authorize additional appropriations for the Central Utah Project, to implement a settlement with the Strawberry Water Users, to expand the John Muir Historic Site, to prohibit the expansion of any reservoir within the boundaries of Yosemite National Park, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 43 USC 620k note.


In order to provide for the continued construction of the Colorado River Storage Project, and for the continued construction of the municipal and industrial water features of the Bonneville Unit of the Central Utah Project, the amount which section 12 of the Act of April 11, 1956 (70 Stat. 110; 43 U.S.C. 620k), authorizes to be appropriated, which was increased by the Act of August 10, 1972 (86 Stat. 525; 43 U.S.C. 620k note), is hereby further increased by $45,456,000 plus or minus such amounts, if any, as may be required by reason of changes in construction costs as indicated by engineering cost indexes applicable to the type of construction involved. This additional sum shall be available solely for continuing construction of the previously authorized units and projects named in such Act of August 10, 1972. SEC. 2. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT FOR IRRIGATION AND DRAINAGE SYSTEM.

Not later than December 31, 1989, the Secretary shall complete an environmental impact statement under section 102 of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4332) for the Irrigation and Drainage System of the Bonneville Unit of the Central Utah Project and submit such statement to the Congress. SEC. 3. FISH AND WILDLIFE MITIGATION AND RECREATION.

Of the amounts appropriated for fiscal year 1990 for the construction of the Colorado River Storage Project, including funds previously authorized for fiscal year 1989, such funds in the manner previously scheduled by the Upper Colorado River Basin Office, Bureau of Reclamation, shall be available only for fish and wildlife mitigation and recreation in accordance with the schedule contained in the report of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs accompanying this Act (H. Rept. 100-915). SEC. 4. STRAWBERRY VALLEY LAND COMPENSATION AND EXCHANGE.

(a) PURPOSES.—The purposes of this section are— (1) to modify the boundary of the Uinta National Forest to include certain Strawberry Valley Project lands currently administered by the Bureau of Reclamation, in order to provide more efficient management for public benefit;