San Luis Project, California: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Irrigation and Reclamation of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, Eighty-fifth Congress, Second Session
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Irrigation and Reclamation
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1958 - Water resources development - 191 pages
Considers (85) H.R. 6035, (85) H.R. 7295, (85) H.R. 2452, (85) H.R. 2521, (85) H.R. 9969.
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Page 68 - Interior* under said plans shall be governed by the Federal Reclamation Laws (Act of June 17, 1902, 32 Stat. 388, and Acts amendatory thereof or supplementary thereto...
Page 70 - Federal reclamation laws shall not be applicable to water deliveries or to the use of drainage facilities serving lands under contract with the State to receive a water supply, outside of the Federal San Luis unit service area described in the report of the Department of the Interior, entitled "San Luis Unit, Central Valley Project,
Page 79 - We will adjourn now until tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock. (Whereupon, at 12 o'clock noon, the subcommittee adjourned until 10 am, Tuesday, April 2, 1940.) AGRICULTURAL MARKETING AGREEMENTS TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 1940 UNITED STATES SENATE, SUBCOMMITTEE or COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY, Washington, D'.
Page 15 - California having been ceded to the United States in 1848 by the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, the Mexican government...
Page 10 - Act which authorized — * * * the Secretary of the Interior to construct the San Luis unit of the Central Valley project, California, to enter into an agreement with the State of California with respect to the construction and operation of such unit, and for other purposes.
Page 6 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the T'nited States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Small Business Investment Act Amendments of 1961".
Page 150 - Statement of Purpose and Concept" In Re Development of Water Resources Recorded 7th day of January, 1958, Book 120 of Official Minutes. I, Vera K. Gibson, county clerk and ex officio clerk of the Board of Supervisors of the County of...
Page 7 - Luis interceptor drain to the delta designed to meet the drainage requirements of the San Luis unit as generally outlined in the report of the Department of the Interior entitled "San Luis Unit, Central Valley Project,
Page 91 - Speaking both in my official capacity as President of the San Luis Water District and as an individual landowner, I wish to urge early approval of the San Luis unit so that construction can begin and water can be available as soon as possible. The San Luis Water District is situated on the west side of the San Joaquin Valley in Merced and Fresno Counties, Calif. ; it was formed in 1950 under the California Water District laws. The district consists of 50,065 acres of land, of which about 20,000 acres...
Page 35 - The long-range, multiple-purpose plan developed by the State division of water resources provides for water storage on the Feather River, flood control on that stream, power generation, and transportation of water to the San Francisco Bay area, the San Joaquin Valley, and southern California. As far as service to the San Luis is concerned, the State and Bureau plans are basically similar.