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Indian Dams Safety Act of 1992

hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, on S. 2617, to provide for the maintenance of dams located on Indian lands in New Mexico by the BIA or through contracts with Indian tribes, August 4, 1992, Washington, DC.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Indian Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico.,
  • New Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs.,
    • Dam safety -- Law and legislation -- New Mexico.,
    • Dams -- New Mexico -- Maintenance and repair.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 102-937
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26.5 .I4 1992m
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 45 p. :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1471855M
      ISBN 10016039788X
      LC Control Number93134820
      OCLC/WorldCa27797286

        The act, if passed, would expand the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s National Dam Safety Program to allow non-federal entities to apply for matching grants for the repair and removal of non-federal, non-agricultural, non-hydroelectric small dams that have been identified by a state dam safety agency as a high hazard potential.


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Indian Dams Safety Act of 1992 by United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Indian Affairs. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Indian Dams Safety Act of hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, on S.to provide for the maintenance of dams located on Indian lands in New Mexico by the BIA or through contracts with Indian tribes, August 4,Washington, DC.

Indian Dams Safety Act of - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) establish a dam safety maintenance program within the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) in order to maintain each dam on Indian lands in a satisfactory condition; (2) perform necessary repair and rehabilitation work to bring any unsatisfactory dam to satisfactory.

History books, newspapers, and other sources use the popular name to refer to these laws. Why can't these popular names easily be found in the US Code.

How the US Code is built. Indian Dams Safety Act of Indian Dams Safety Act of Pub. Aug. 23,Stat. (25 U.S.C. et seq.) Short title, see 25 U.S.C. Caption title: An Act to Provide for the Maintenance of Dams Located on Indian Lands by the Bureau of Indian Affairs or through Contracts with Indian Tribes.

Shipping list. Get this from a library. Indian Dams Safety Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources.]. The proposed law lays the onus of dam safety on the dam owner and includes ‘penal provisions’.

The draft law — Dam Safety Bill, — was approved by. Release #, Issued: 8/22/14 New. SAFETY OF DAMS PROGRAM HANDBOOK. DAM SAFETY, SECURITY, AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT. 55 IAM - H. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Trust Services Division of Water and Power Branch of Dam Safety, Security, and Emergency Management.

Congress assembled, That this Act shall be cited as the "Reclamation Safety of Dams Act of " Sec. (a) In order to preserve the structural safety of Bureau of Reclamation dams and related facilities, the Secretary of the Interior is authorized to perform such modifications as he determines to be reasonably required.

This page shows the state-wise list of dams and reservoirs in India. [1] [2] It also includes. Nearly major / medium dams and barrages had been constructed in India by the year This is a chronological, but incomplete list of Acts passed by the Imperial Legislative Council between andthe Constituent Assembly of India between andThe Provisional Parliament between andand the Parliament of India since Calendar No.

th Congress Report SENATE 2d Session ===== RECLAMATION SAFETY OF DAMS ACT OF _____ July 7, Ordered to be printed _____ Mr. Domenici, from the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, submitted the following R E P O R T [To accompany S.

] The Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, to which was referred the bill (S. ) to. - (1) This Act, may be called the Dam Safety Act, (2) It shall extend to the whole of the State of Bihar (3) It shall come into force on such date as the State Government may by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint.

Declaration as to expediency of control by State Government. In every competitive exam static, GK is one of the best scoring parts. We can find 1 or 2 questions from the list of dams in sections like Aptitude, Reasoning, and.

Search the site. You are here. Home» Documents» Notices. Why dam safety. Of India’s 5, large dams, some 75% are over 25 years old, and more than years old. There have been 36 dam failures. There has been a lack of a uniform law and an administrative regime for dam safety. A dam failure or dam burst is a catastrophic type of failure characterized by the sudden, rapid, and uncontrolled release of impounded water or the likelihood of such an uncontrolled release.

Between the years and more than notable dam failures happened worldwide. A dam is a barrier across flowing water that obstructs, that directs or slows down the flow, often creating a.

Text for H.R - rd Congress (): Indian Dams Safety Act of Dams Safety Act No Current version for 2 November to date (accessed 20 August at ) Status information.

Status information. Currency of version Current version for 2 November to date (accessed 20 August at ). Dams Safety Act No 26 [NSW] Part 1 Preliminary The Legislature of New South Wales enacts: Part 1 Preliminary 1 Name of Act This Act is the Dams Safety Act 2 Commencement (1) This Act commences on a day or days to be appointed by proclamation, except as provided by subsection (2).

The Federal Advisory Committee Act,Stat. related to funding for State dam safety programs, prior to repeal by Pub. –, title II, of any State that has or intends to develop a State dam safety program, the Director shall provide training for State dam safety staff and inspectors.

DAM SAFETY ACT OF •The State Engineer was granted authority over all dams > 10 feet high or which impound > 9 acre-ft (3 million gallons), with exception of: –Dams for mining debris constructed by the California Debris Commission –Dams constructed by municipal corporations maintaining their own engineering departments.

Funds allow for the inspection, operation and maintenance, early warning systems, and emergency action plans of high and significant hazard dams under the responsibility of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and for safety of dam rehabilitation construction necessary to correct identified deficiencies on the most unsafe dams.

The Act entitled ``An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Army to undertake a national program of inspection dams'', approved August 8, (33 U.S.C m; Public Law ), is amended-- (1) in the first section by striking ``means any artificial barrier'' and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting ``has the.

Tribal Water Rights – Legal Foundation. The primary legal foundation for Tribal water rights is the reserved rights doctrine, a doctrine established by the Supreme Court in Winters States in 3 The reserved rights doctrine holds that the United States, in reserving reservations lands for Tribes, also reserved by implication access to water to fulfill the purpose of the.

Association of State Dam Safety Officials South Limestone // Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.A. // // [email protected]. The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is responsible for dams on Indian reservations; of which are classified as high- and significant-hazard. Having been built several decades ago, many of the dams are not aging well and pose dam safety risks.

BIA is actively modifying some of these dams to an acceptable safety. The Initiate Safety of Dams Corrective Action sub-task provides funding for Safety of Dams Corrective Action sub-task provides funding for Safety of Dams modifications.

The costs of these modifications are subject to a 15% repayment requirement under the law which is a amendment to the Safety of Dams Act.

3 Guidelines for Dam Safety: Hazard Potential Classi-4 fication System for Dams’’ (FEMA Publication 5 Number ). 6 (4) I. NDIAN TRIBE.—The term ‘‘Indian tribe’’ 7 has the meaning given the term in section 4 of the 8 Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance 9 Act (25 U.S.C.

10 (5) L. OW HAZARD POTENTIAL DAM. Shown Here: Introduced in House (06/06/) National Dam Safety Program Act of - Requires the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, State dam safety agencies, and the National Dam Safety Review Board (established by this Act) to establish and maintain a coordinated national dam safety program.

dam that was 11 miles long, 70 feet high, and contained approximately 17 million cubic yards of embankment was completed in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) in the year B.C.

Today, as in the past, the earthfill dam continues to be the most common type of dam, principally because its construction involves using. The Reclamation Act (also known as the Lowlands Reclamation Act or National Reclamation Act) of (Pub.L.

57–) is a United States federal law that funded irrigation projects for the arid lands of 20 states in the American West. The act at first covered only 13 of the western states as Texas had no federal lands.

Texas was added later by a special act passed in t on-farm, group, and community dams have been built throughout the Canadian Prairies, all but a few with a successful record of operation and performance.

Currently, all PFRA dams above a minimum size with the potential to impact on public safety are designed by a qualified, multi- discipline engineering team.

On-farm dam. The Indiana Dam Safety Inspection Manual is based on accepted practice and consists of information developed from existing documentation on dam safety inspections obtained from state and federal agencies.

Dam safety is a complex and multi-disciplinary practice that continues to evolve as. PUBLIC LAW —NOV. 2, 92 STAT. Public Law 95th Congress An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, restore, operate, and Nov. 2, maintain new or modified features at existing Federal reclamation dams for [S.

] safety of dams purposes. Explanation: 25 U.S.C. (The Indian Dam Safety Act of ), Stat.is specific regarding the program purpose for Safety of Dams (SOD) and Dam Maintneance (DM) on Indian Trust lands.

As outlined in the Act, the purpose is to protect people, property, resources and the environment by correcting identified safety deficiencies in dams. WORKPLACE SAFETY Dr. Brij Mohan Deputy Director & Head Indian Explosive Act, and Rules their under Indian Petroleum Act, & rules their Machine tools IS Abrasive grinding wheels IS Cranes IS BM/RLIF/NCSTT/NOV/ All charts, queries and maps reflect the most current National Inventory of Dams (NID) database.

State and federal dam regulators provided their data from May to November for inclusion in the database. Please be aware that inspection and EAP dates reflect data, so any inspections or updates since then will not be reflected.

Advisory Council on California Indian Policy Act of Pub.Oct. 14,Stat. Advisory Council on California Indian Policy Extension Act of   S. (th). A bill to amend the National Dam Safety Program Act to reauthorize the national dam safety program, and for other purposes. Ina database of bills in the U.S.

Congress. Exemptions for dams which are exempt from the Dams and Reservoirs Safety Act and the regulations pertaining thereto. Activities Requiring a Permit. Construction of a new dam: Construction of a new dam shall not commence until the owner has applied for and received a permit to construct from the Department, except for any new dam exempt from.

The bill also provides for the establishment of State Dam Safety Organisations (SDSOs) by the state governments. The bill states that dams situated in a state will fall under the jurisdiction of that state’s SDSO.

The bill lists the cases in which the National Dam Safety Authority will act as the SDSO. It. Nov 2, S. (95th). A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, restore, operate, and maintain new or modified features at existing Federal reclamation dams for safety of dams purposes.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress.The Unified Development of the Tennessee River plan stressed TVA was to provide flood control, navigation and electricity for the region.

TVA’s dams are tangible evidence of its primary mission: improving life in the Tennessee Valley. We’re celebrating the plan with an in-depth look at 32 of the dams .