US HB803 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 2 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-03-02 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Pending: Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Provides for the preservation, conservation, and recreational use of public lands, including in Arizona, California, Maine, North Carolina, Oregon, Virginia, Washington, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In Colorado, the bill designates wilderness, potential wilderness, a recreation management area, wildlife conservation areas, a national historic landscape, and special management areas and establishes the Greater Thompson Divide Fugitive Coal Mine Methane Use Pilot Program, the Fugitive Methane Emission Leasing Program, and a recreation area. In California, the bill establishes a recreation area, partnerships, and a special management area; designates a trail, wilderness, potential wilderness, and wild, scenic, and recreational rivers; establishes a special conservation management area; establishes the San Gabriel National Recreation Area Public Advisory Council and the San Gabriel National Recreation Area Partnership; and adds specified areas to the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park. In Washington, the bill designates wilderness and wild, scenic, and recreational rivers. In Arizona and Oregon, the bill withdraws specified federal lands. In North Carolina and Virginia, the bill requires a study of designating an area as the Great Dismal Swamp National Heritage Area. In Maine, the bill designates a recreational river. In the U.S. Virgin Islands, the bill establishes a heritage area. In Virginia, the bill adds certain lands to Rough Mountain and Rich Hole Wildernesses. The bill extends the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission until September 26, 2028. The bill establishes an outdoor recreation legacy partnership grant program. The bill establishes a National Heritage Area System.

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Title

Protecting America's Wilderness and Public Lands Act

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-02-26 - House - On passage (Y: 227 N: 200 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-02-26 - House - On motion to recommit (Y: 204 N: 221 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [FAIL]
2021-02-26 - House - On agreeing to the Neguse amendments (A004) H.Amdt.13 (Y: 197 N: 226 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [FAIL]
2021-02-26 - House - On agreeing to the Neguse amendments (A002) H.Amdt.11 (Y: 229 N: 198 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-02-26 - House - On agreeing to the Curtis amendment (A003) H.Amdt.12 (Y: 221 N: 205 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-02SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
2021-02-26HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2021-02-26HouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 227 - 200 (Roll no. 45).
2021-02-26HouseOn motion to recommit Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 204 - 221 (Roll no. 44).
2021-02-26HouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit was ordered pursuant clause 2(b) of rule XIX.
2021-02-26HouseMr. Westerman moved to recommit to the Committee on Natural Resources. (text: CR H760)
2021-02-26HouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
2021-02-26HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.13 On agreeing to the Neguse amendments (A004) Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 197 - 226 (Roll no. 43).
2021-02-26HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.12 On agreeing to the Curtis amendment (A003) Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 221 - 205 (Roll no. 42).
2021-02-26HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.11 On agreeing to the Neguse amendments (A002) Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 229 - 198 (Roll no. 41).
2021-02-26HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H757-761)
2021-02-26HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, further consideration of H.R. 803 is postponed.
2021-02-26HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Neguse amendment en bloc No.2, the Chair put the question on the adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Westerman demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.13 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A004) pursuant to the rule.
2021-02-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 147, the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Neguse en bloc amendment No. 2.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.13 Amendments en bloc (A004) offered by Mr. Neguse. (consideration: CR H750-757, H759-760; text: CR H750)
2021-02-26HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Curtis amendment, the Chair put the question on the adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Curtis demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.12 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A003) pursuant to the rule.
2021-02-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 147, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Curtis amendment No. 3.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.12 Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Curtis. (consideration: CR H748-750, H758-759; text: CR H748)
2021-02-26HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Neguse amendment en bloc No.1, the Chair put the question on the adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Westerman demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.11 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A002) pursuant to the rule.
2021-02-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 147, the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Neguse en bloc amendment No. 1.
2021-02-26HouseH.Amdt.11 Amendments en bloc (A002) offered by Mr. Neguse. (consideration: CR H737-748, H757-758; text: CR H737-745)
2021-02-26HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H737-757)
2021-02-25HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule 19, further consideration of H.R.803 is postponed.
2021-02-25HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 803.
2021-02-25HouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 803 and H.R. 5. Rule provides for 1 hour of general debate on H.R. 803 and one motion to recommit. Rule provides for 90 minutes of general debate on H.R. 5 and one motion to recommit.
2021-02-25HouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 147. (consideration: CR H661-702; text: CR H661-693)
2021-02-23HouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 147 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 803 and H.R. 5. Rule provides for 1 hour of general debate on H.R. 803 and one motion to recommit. Rule provides for 90 minutes of general debate on H.R. 5 and one motion to recommit.
2021-02-19HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
2021-02-04HouseReferred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, 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.
2021-02-04HouseReferred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, 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.
2021-02-04HouseIntroduced in House

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Subjects

Advisory bodies
Air quality
Alternative and renewable resources
Aquatic ecology
Archaeology and anthropology
Arizona
Aviation and airports
California
Caribbean area
Climate change and greenhouse gases
Coal
Colorado
Congressional oversight
Drug trafficking and controlled substances
Ecology
Economic development
Electric power generation and transmission
Endangered and threatened species
Energy research
Energy storage, supplies, demand
Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
Fires
Floods and storm protection
Forests, forestry, trees
Government studies and investigations
Historic sites and heritage areas
Historical and cultural resources
Horticulture and plants
Hybrid, electric, and advanced technology vehicles
Indian lands and resources rights
Lakes and rivers
Land transfers
Land use and conservation
Licensing and registrations
Livestock
Maine
Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
Massachusetts
Military education and training
Military facilities and property
Military history
Military personnel and dependents
Military readiness
Mining
Monuments and memorials
National Guard and reserves
North Carolina
Oregon
Outdoor recreation
Parks, recreation areas, trails
Pedestrians and bicycling
Pest management
Product development and innovation
Public contracts and procurement
Public lands and natural resources
Public utilities and utility rates
Public-private cooperation
Research and development
Seashores and lakeshores
U.S. territories and protectorates
Virgin Islands
Virginia
Washington State
Water quality
Water use and supply
Watersheds
Wilderness and natural areas, wildlife refuges, wild rivers, habitats
Wildlife conservation and habitat protection

US Congress State Sources


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