A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving Clark Canyon Dam.

Introduced in Senate
This bill requires the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, upon request, to
reinstate the construction license for the Clark Canyon Dam Hydroelectric
Project located on the Beaverhead River in Beaverhead County, Montana.

Construction on the project must commence within three years.



  • Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

    Mar 30th, 2017
  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1579; text of measure as introduced: CR S1580)

    Mar 2nd, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Mar 2nd, 2017