US SB915 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Introduced on March 23 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-23 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Pending: Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Repeals the requirement for the Department of Agriculture to convey the 2,422 acres of Forest Service land located in Tonto National Forest in Pinal County, Arizona, known as Oak Flat, to Resolution Copper Mining, LLC, in exchange for various parcels of land owned by Resolution Copper. Oak Flat is withdrawn from (1) entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws; (2) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and (3) disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral and geothermal leasing or mineral materials.

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Title

Save Oak Flat Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-23SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Same As/Similar To

HB1884 (Same As) 2021-04-28 - Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 19.

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Bill Comments 750

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