S 521

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 521

For the relief of Tim Lowery and Paul Nettleton of Owyhee County, Idaho.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 9, 2011

Mr. CRAPO (for himself and Mr. RISCH) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

For the relief of Tim Lowery and Paul Nettleton of Owyhee County, Idaho.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. ELIGIBILITY OF TIM LOWERY AND PAUL NETTLETON FOR EQUAL ACCESS TO JUSTICE AWARD.

    Notwithstanding any contrary provisions of section 2412 of title 28, United States Code, Tim Lowery and Paul Nettleton of Owyhee County, Idaho, shall each be eligible for the award of fees and other expenses (including reasonable attorney fees) incurred to defend the stock water rights of Tim Lowery and Paul Nettleton unsuccessfully claimed by the Bureau of Land Management in litigation relating to the Snake River Basin Adjudication.

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