Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 54 Part 1.djvu/472

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PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 395-JUNE 18, 1940 Ante, p. 433. Parker Dam, Ariz.. Calif. 53 Stat. 633 . Central Valley, Calif. Pine River, Colo. San Luis Valley, Colo. Provisos. Construction of Closed Basin Drain; contingencies. Noninterference with Rio Grande In- terstate Compact. 53 Stat. 785. Colorado River, Tex. Proviso. Marshall Ford Dam. Grand Coulee Dam, Wash. 50 Stat. 210. 16 U. S. C., Supp. V, 835a. Administrative ex- penses. Total. Construction, etc. 16 U. S. C., Supp. V, §§ 590y-590bb. Reappropriation. 53 Stat. 719. Ante, pp. 432 , 433 . caption "Bureau of Reclamation" under the heading "Adminis- trative provisions and limitations", but without regard to the amounts of the limitations therein set forth, to be immediately available, to remain available until expended, and to be reimburs- able (except as to the Pine River project, Colorado, and the Colorado River project, Texas) under the reclamation law: Parker Dam Power project, Arizona-California, $3,500,000, to- gether with the unexpended balance of the appropriation of $4,000,000 for this project contained in the Second Deficiency Appro- priation Act, fiscal year 1939; Central Valley project, California, $23,600,000; Pine River project, Colorado, $400,000; San Luis Valley project, Colorado: For further investigations, exploratory and preparatory work, and commencement of construc- tion in accordance with House Document Numbered 693, Seventy- sixth Congress, third session: Provided, That commencement of construction of the Closed Basin Drain feature shall be contingent on (a) a conclusive finding of justification for the drain on the basis of cost and the quantity and quality of water to be secured, and (b) adequate arrangements for maintenance of the drain, $150,000: Pro- vided further, That any works to be constructed by virtue of investi- gations or surveys resulting from this appropriation, shall be so constructed and operated as not to interfere with the operation of or abrogate any of the terms of the Rio Grande Interstate Compact, and any contracts, permits, or licenses relating to such works entered into by the United States shall provide specifically that all rights thereunder shall be subject to and controlled by the provisions of said Rio Grande Interstate Compact; Colorado River project, Texas, $3,000,000: Provided, That the Secretary of the Interior, by contracts entered into pursuant to the authority of the Act of August 26, 1937 (50 Stat. 844-850), shall require reimbursement of expenditures for construction of Marshall Ford Dam, to the extent and in the manner determined by him; Grand Coulee Dam project, Washington: For continuation of construction of Grand Coulee Dam and appurtenant works, $12,000,000, of which not to exceed $350,000 may be used for the purposes set out in section 2 of the Act of May 27, 1937 (50 Stat. 208); For administrative expenses on account of the above projects, including personal services (not to exceed $100,000) and other ex- penses in the District of Columbia and personal services and other expenses in the field, $700,000. Total, general fund construction, $43,350,000. WATER CONSERVATION AND UTILUT PROJECTS For the construction of water conservation and utilization projects and small reservoirs, including not to exceed $196,000 for surveys, investigations, and administrative expenses in connection therewith (of which not to exceed $20,000 shall be available for personal services in the District of Columbia), all as authorized by the Act of August 11, 1939 (53 Stat. 1418), $3,500,000. The appropriation of $5,000,000 contained in the Interior Depart- ment Appropriation Act, 1940, is hereby made available until expended and may be expended in the same manner and for the same objects of expenditure as specified hereinbefore in this Act under the headings "Salaries and expenses" and "Administrative provisions and limitations" under the caption "Bureau of Reclamation", but without regard to the limitations therein set forth. 438 [54 STAT.