The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) proposes this rule establishing eligibility criteria and program requirements for loan guarantees authorized by the Twenty-first Century Water Works Act (Title II of Pub. L. 109-451; 43 U.S.C. 2421-2434) (Act). This rule is intended to define for potential participants how the loan guarantees authorized by the Act will be administered. The Act authorizes the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) to make loan guarantees for three categories of projects:
Agency Contact: Randy Christopherson, Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 25007, Mail Code: 84-55000, Denver, CO 80225. Telephone: (303) 445-2729. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a proposed regulation. Comments were due on November 5, 2008.