Hydropower, Land Use Bills Quickly Sail Through House

Law360, New York (October 29, 2013, 7:19 PM EDT) -- The U.S. House of Representatives easily passed on Tuesday afternoon several land use bills for Alaska, Colorado and California, plus a measure that paves the way for a hydropower project in Oregon.

With little resistance from either side of the aisle, the Central Oregon Jobs and Water Security Act, the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Land Transfer Act, the Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act and the Lake Hill Administrative Site Affordable Housing Act all won approval by the House on voice votes and now move...
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