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and that requires specific authorization by Congress in law or otherwise, the Secretary shall perform a reconnaissance study and’’; (C) by striking ‘‘Such feasibility report’’ and inserting the following: ‘‘(2) CONTENTS OF FEASIBILITY REPORTS.—A feasibility report’’; (D) by striking ‘‘The feasibility report’’ and inserting ‘‘A feasibility report’’; and (E) by striking the last sentence and inserting the following: ‘‘(3) APPLICABILITY.—This subsection shall not apply to— ‘‘(A) any study with respect to which a report has been submitted to Congress before the date of enactment of this Act; ‘‘(B) any study for a project, which project is authorized for construction by this Act and is not subject to section 903(b); ‘‘(C) any study for a project which does not require specific authorization by Congress in law or otherwise; and ‘‘(D) general studies not intended to lead to recommendation of a specific water resources project. ‘‘(4) FEASIBILITY REPORT DEFINED.—In this subsection, the term ‘feasibility report’ means each feasibility report, and any associated environmental impact statement and mitigation plan, prepared by the Corps of Engineers for a water resources project. The term includes a project implementation report prepared under title VI of the Water Resources Development Act of 2000 (114 Stat. 2680–2694), a general reevaluation report, and a limited reevaluation report.’’. (2) PROJECTS NOT SPECIFICALLY AUTHORIZED BY CONGRESS.—Section 905 of such Act is further amended— (A) in subsection (b) by inserting ‘‘RECONNAISSANCE STUDIES.—’’ before ‘‘Before initiating’’; (B) by redesignating subsections (c), (d), and (e) as subsections (d), (e), and (f), respectively; (C) by inserting after subsection (b) the following: ‘‘(c) PROJECTS NOT SPECIFICALLY AUTHORIZED BY CONGRESS.— In the case of any water resources project-related study authorized to be undertaken by the Secretary without specific authorization by Congress in law or otherwise, the Secretary shall prepare a detailed project report.’’; (D) in subsection (d) (as so redesignated) by inserting ‘‘INDIAN TRIBES.—’’ before ‘‘For purposes of’’; and (E) in subsection (e) (as so redesignated) by inserting ‘‘STANDARD AND UNIFORM PROCEDURES AND PRACTICES.— ’’ before ‘‘The Secretary shall’’.
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SEC. 2044. COORDINATION AND SCHEDULING OF FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL ACTIONS.
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33 USC 2347.
(a) NOTICE OF INTENT.—Upon request of the non-Federal interest in the form of a written notice of intent to construct or modify a non-Federal water supply, wastewater infrastructure,
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