US HB4518 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 128-0)
Status: Introduced on December 1 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-07 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Bears Ears National Monument Expansion Act This bill expands the boundaries of the Bear Ears National Monument in Utah. The Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture USDA shall administer the lands under their jurisdictions within the expanded boundaries: (1) as part of the monument; and (2) in accordance with Presidential Proclamation 9558, dated December 28, 2016, which provided for establishment of the monument. Interior and USDA shall promptly carry out the proclamation's provisions, including the provisions requiring them to engage the Bear Ears Commission to: ensure the proper care and management of the objects identified; ensure that management decisions affecting the monument reflect tribal expertise and traditional and historical knowledge; and provide guidance and recommendations on the development and implementation of management plans and on management of the monument. The National Park Service shall administer Natural Bridges National Monument and those portions of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area that are within the expanded boundaries as part of the monument. Interior and USDA may acquire lands, waters, or interests in land that are located within the revised boundaries of the monument by donation, purchase, or exchange.

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Title

Bears Ears National Monument Expansion Act

Sponsors

Rep. Ruben Gallego [D]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D]Rep. Niki Tsongas [D]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D]
Rep. Donald McEachin [D]Rep. Anthony Brown [D]Rep. Jimmy Gomez [D]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D]
Rep. Jared Huffman [D]Rep. Nanette Barragan [D]Rep. Darren Soto [D]Rep. Ted Lieu [D]
Rep. Jared Polis [D]Rep. Barbara Lee [D]Rep. James McGovern [D]Rep. Betty McCollum [D]
Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D]Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D]
Rep. Carol Shea-Porter [D]Rep. Jacky Rosen [D]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D]Rep. Don Beyer [D]
Rep. Eddie Johnson [D]Rep. Lisa Rochester [D]Rep. Michael Capuano [D]Rep. David Cicilline [D]
Rep. Joe Courtney [D]Rep. Val Demings [D]Rep. Anna Eshoo [D]Rep. Dwight Evans [D]
Rep. Ro Khanna [D]Rep. Ron Kind [D]Rep. Ben Lujan [D]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D]
Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D]Rep. Gwen Moore [D]Rep. Frank Pallone [D]Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D]
Rep. Mark Pocan [D]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D]Rep. Adam Schiff [D]Rep. Adam Smith [D]
Rep. Jackie Speier [D]Rep. Norma Torres [D]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D]Rep. Charlie Crist [D]
Rep. Ann Kuster [D]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D]Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D]
Rep. Tony Cardenas [D]Rep. Judy Chu [D]Rep. Grace Meng [D]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D]
Rep. Jose Serrano [D]Rep. Peter Welch [D]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D]
Rep. Alcee Hastings [D]Rep. Mike Quigley [D]Rep. Karen Bass [D]Rep. Tim Ryan [D]
Rep. Bill Foster [D]Rep. Donald Norcross [D]Rep. Linda Sanchez [D]Rep. Juan Vargas [D]
Rep. Elizabeth Esty [D]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D]Rep. Debbie Dingell [D]Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D]
Rep. Albio Sires [D]Rep. James Langevin [D]Rep. Ruben Kihuen [D]Rep. Katherine Clark [D]
Rep. Julia Brownley [D]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D]
Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D]Rep. Bradley Schneider [D]Rep. John Yarmuth [D]
Rep. Jerry McNerney [D]Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham [D]Rep. David Price [D]Rep. Keith Ellison [D]
Rep. Luis Gutierrez [D]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D]Rep. Joaquin Castro [D]Rep. Mark Takano [D]
Rep. Beto O'Rourke [D]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D]Rep. Lacy Clay [D]Rep. Alma Adams [D]
Rep. Luis Correa [D]Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D]Rep. Timothy Walz [D]Rep. Eliot Engel [D]
Rep. William Keating [D]Rep. Pete Aguilar [D]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D]Rep. Andre Carson [D]
Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D]Rep. Bobby Rush [D]
Rep. Frederica Wilson [D]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D]Rep. Kathy Castor [D]Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D]
Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D]Rep. Doris Matsui [D]Rep. Diana DeGette [D]Rep. Sean Maloney [D]
Rep. James Himes [D]Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D]Rep. Raul Ruiz [D]Rep. Robin Kelly [D]
Rep. Joyce Beatty [D]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D]
Rep. Scott Peters [D]Rep. Rick Larsen [D]Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D]Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D]

History

DateChamberAction
2017-12-07HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
2017-12-01HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2017-12-01HouseIntroduced in House

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