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Federal Power Act
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Proceedings related to takeover by United States of projects under sections 14 and 15 of the FPA, or certain other hydroelecric projects not subject to these provisions. Federal agencies may file recommendations that the Commission exercise its right to takeover such projects, or Commission may initiate takeover on its own motion. If, after hearing, the Commission determines that a project should be taken over, it issues an order on its findings and recommendations, with a copy forwarded to Congress.
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