Amid Power Woes, California Senate Revives Plan for Dam
- LEGISLATION. // BioScience;May1967, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p352
The article presents information on various legislative bills concerning several river projects in the U.S. The administration decided to drop consideration of the Marble Canyon Dam and the Hualapai Dam in February 1967. The S. 1013 bill, introduced by Democrat Henry M. Jackson, authorizes the...
- Utilities try to calm rough waters. Jacobson, Louis // National Journal;8/16/97, Vol. 29 Issue 33, p1648
Focuses on the issues concerning the relicensing of dams by electric companies in the United States. Companies' search negotiation settlements; Provisions of the Electric Consumer Power Act in the relicensure of dams; Environmentalists' views on the relicensing of dams.
- Council takes next step in regulating lake construction. Shapiro, Mary // West County Journal;7/25/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 30, pA3
The article reports on the first reading given by the Wildwood City Council of Missouri to a legislation that would ban the construction of dams in any major, named channel for the purpose of creating a lake.
- Wildwood passes lake regulations. Shapiro, Mary // West County Journal;8/15/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 33, pA4
The article reports that the Wildwood City Council in St. Louis, Missouri passed legislation on August 13, 2012 outlining regulations that forbid damming any major, named channel to create a lake.
- The Swing-Johnson Boulder Dam Bill. Smith, Addison T. // Congressional Digest;Jun/Jul28, Vol. 7 Issue 6/7, p197
Outlines provisions of the Swing-Johnson Boulder Dam bill which was passed by the U.S. House on May 25, 1928. Height requirement for a dam project at Boulder or Black Canyon where the river forms the boundary between Arizona and Nevada; Power plants' utilization of water power created at the...
- Boulder Canyon Project Act. // Boulder Canyon Project Act (NARA);Jan2011, p1
The bill dubbed as the Boulder Canyon Project Act, enacted by the 70th U.S. Congress on December 3, 1928 is presented, that provides for the construction of works for the protection and development of the Colorado River Basin and approval of the Colorado River compact.
- Experiences of coming to law: An Interview with Bob Brown on the Tasmanian wilderness society as client in the Tasmanian Dam Case. Chiam, Madelaine // Griffith Law Review;2015, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p58
While histories of law tend to examine the lawyers and judges involved through readings of the texts of transcripts and judgments, this contribution contextualises and presents a different and rarer artefact: the recollections of a client seeking to become part of a divisive, nationally...
- Nineteen eighty three: A jurisographic report on Commonwealth v Tasmania. Black, Michael // Griffith Law Review;2015, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p68
The question we ask in this essay is quite direct: did the Tasmanian Dams case change the conduct of jurisprudence in Australia? To reflect on that question, we stand to the side of the review of the events of 1983 as constitutional decision, and present the jurisprudence of Dams and 1983 in...
- Tasmanian Dams and Australia's Relationship with International Law. McMillan, Mark; Clark, Martin // Griffith Law Review;2015, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p89
Tasmanian Dams remains a touchstone for the debate over Australia's relationship with international law because it entrenched an interplay between anxiety and promise at the heart of that relationship. This interplay arises from a tension between anxiety about the influence of international law...