Each time the Secretary makes a determination under this subsection, the Secretary shall provide written notice to the Committee on Environment and Public Works of the Senate and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the House of Representatives as to the results of that determination, including an identification of the specific 1 or more factors used in making the determination that the project is complex.
33 U.S. Code § 2282c - Vertical integration and acceleration of studies
Section was enacted as part of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014, and not as part of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 which comprises this chapter.
2020—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 116–260, § 360(c)(2), redesignated subsec. (d) as (c) and struck out former subsec. (c). Prior to amendment, text of subsec. (c) read as follows: “A feasibility study for which the Secretary has issued a determination under subsection (b) is not authorized after the last day of the 1-year period beginning on the date of the determination if the Secretary has not completed the study on or before such last day.”
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 116–260, § 360(c)(2), redesignated subsec. (e) as (d). Former subsec. (d) redesignated (c).
Subsec. (d)(1). Pub. L. 116–260, § 360(c)(1)(A), (B), substituted “The Secretary” for “Notwithstanding the requirements of subsection (c), the Secretary” and “subsection (a)” for “subsections (a) and (c)”.
Subsec. (d)(2). Pub. L. 116–260, § 360(c)(1)(B), substituted “subsection (a)” for “subsections (a) and (c)” in introductory provisions.
Subsec. (d)(4). Pub. L. 116–260, § 360(c)(1)(C), struck out par. (4). Text read as follows: “The Secretary shall not extend the timeline for a feasibility study for a period of more than 10 years, and any feasibility study that is not completed before that date shall no longer be authorized.”.
Subsecs. (e) to (g). Pub. L. 116–260, § 360(c)(2), redesignated subsecs. (f) and (g) as (e) and (f), respectively. Former subsec. (e) redesignated (d).
2018—Subsec. (d)(4). Pub. L. 115–270 substituted “10 years” for “7 years”.