US HB47 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-18 - Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Pending: House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Increases, of the amounts made available for expenditure in any fiscal year under the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the minimum amounts to be made available for certain recreational public access projects (e.g., certain projects involving access to hunting and fishing). Specifically, the amounts shall be not less than the greater of (1) 10% percent (rather than 3%) of those amounts, or (2) $50 million (rather than $15 million).

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To amend title 54, United States Code, to increase public access to recreational areas on Federal land.


Rep. Andy Biggs [R-AZ]


2021-02-18HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2021-01-04HouseIntroduced in House


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