US HB279 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 74-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-24 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry.
Pending: House Conservation and Forestry Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Bars the Department of Agriculture from allowing the construction of roads, the reconstruction of roads, or logging in an inventoried roadless area where those activities are prohibited by the Roadless Rule (i.e., certain federal regulations relating to roadless area management).

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Title

Roadless Area Conservation Act of 2021

Sponsors

Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]
Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]
Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]
Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]
Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]
Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]
Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]
Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]Rep. Ed Case [D-HI]Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]
Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]
Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]
Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]Rep. Lori Trahan [D-MA]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]
Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]
Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]
Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]Rep. Kim Schrier [D-WA]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Thomas Suozzi [D-NY]
Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA]Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY]
Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]
Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA]Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. Jason Crow [D-CO]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]
Rep. Marie Newman [D-IL]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-24HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry.
2021-01-12HouseReferred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-12HouseReferred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-12HouseIntroduced in House

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