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USHB381EngrossTo designate a mountain in the John Muir Wilderness of the Sierra National Forest as "Sky Point". (Sec. 2) This bill designates a specified mountain in the John Muir Wilderness of the Sierra National Forest in California as "Sky Point."
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2017-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 148.
USSB213IntroJay S. Hammond Wilderness Act of 2017 This bill designates approximately 2.6 million acres of National Wilderness Preservation System land in the Lake Clark National Park and Preserve in Alaska as the "Jay S. Hammond Wilderness Area."
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2017-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 145.
USSB117IntroAlex Diekmann Peak Designation Act of 2017 This bill designates as the Alex Diekmann Peak the 9,765-foot peak located 2.2 miles west-northwest of Finger Mountain on the western boundary of the Lee Metcalf Wilderness in Montana.
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2017-06-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 124.
USHB1107IntroPershing County Economic Development and Conservation Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct sales or exchanges of eligible lands in Pershing County, Nevada, identified as the "Checkerboard Lands Resolution Area." Interior an...
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2017-05-23
[Hearing: Jun 27 @ 10:00 am]
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2261IntroMarine Oil Spill Prevention Act
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2017-05-16
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USSB513IntroFrank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area Designation Act (Sec. 4) This bill designates approximately 99,653 acres of Forest Service land in Oregon as the "Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area." The specia...
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2017-05-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 84.
USSB590IntroA bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to maintain or replace certain facilities and structures for commercial recreation services at Smith Gulch in Idaho, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill states that the authorization of the Depa...
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2017-05-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 85.
USHB689EngrossBolts Ditch Access and Use Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to permit by special use authorization nonmotorized access and use of the Bolts Ditch headgate and the Bolts Ditch within the Holy Cross Wilderness in Colorado fo...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 71.
USSB285IntroBolts Ditch Access and Use Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to permit by special use authorization nonmotorized access and use of the Bolts Ditch headgate and the Bolts Ditch within the Holy Cross Wilderness in Colorado fo...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 66.
USHB699EngrossMount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to revise details of the Cooper Spur-Government Camp land exchange between the United States and Oregon. After the final a...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 72.
USSB225IntroMount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to revise details of the Cooper Spur-Government Camp land exchange between the United States and Oregon. After the final a...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 65.
USSB617IntroLower Farmington River and Salmon Brook Wild and Scenic River Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate specified segments of the Lower Farmington River and Salmon Brook in Connecticut as components of the National Wil...
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2017-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 68.
USSB432IntroCerros del Norte Conservation Act (Sec. 3) This bill designates the Cerro del Yuta Wilderness (comprising approximately 13,420 acres) and Rio San Antonio Wilderness (comprising approximately 8,120 acres) within the Rio Grande del Norte National Monum...
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2017-05-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 54.
USHB49IntroAmerican Energy Independence and Job Creation Act
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2017-04-25
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB2104IntroMorley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area Boundary Modification Act of 2017
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2017-04-24
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB218IntroKing Cove Road Land Exchange Act This bill declares that, if the state of Alaska offers to convey to the Department of the Interior 43,093 acres of state-owned land, Interior shall convey to Alaska, in exchange, 206 acres of federal land within the I...
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2017-04-05
[Hearing: Jun 27 @ 10:00 am]
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1157IntroTo clarify the United States interest in certain submerged lands in the area of the Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes. This bill states that Congress finds that the United States did not acquire any right, title, or interest in...
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2017-04-05
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1728IntroTo modify the boundaries of the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area, and for other purposes.
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2017-04-05
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHJR69PassProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to "Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wi...
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2017-04-03
Became Public Law No: 115-20. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1535IntroLower Farmington River and Salmon Brook Wild and Scenic River Act
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2017-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB1482IntroTo authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to maintain or replace certain facilities and structures for commercial recreation services at Smith Gulch in Idaho, and for other purposes. This bill states that the authorization of the Department of Agricu...
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2017-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB1438IntroRefuge From Cruel Trapping Act This bill amends the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966 to prohibit the use or possession of body-gripping traps in the National Wildlife Refuge System. The bill imposes on persons who possess or...
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2017-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB1349IntroTo amend the Wilderness Act to ensure that the use of bicycles, wheelchairs, strollers, and game carts is not prohibited in Wilderness Areas, and for other purposes.
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2017-03-15
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB1308IntroFrank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area Designation Act This bill designates approximately 99,653 acres of Forest Service land in Oregon as the "Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area."
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2017-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB1285IntroWild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 2017 This bill designates: (1) certain federal land in the Olympic National Forest in the state of Washington as wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System; a...
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2017-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSB483IntroWild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act This bill designates: (1) certain federal land in the Olympic National Forest in the state of Washington as wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System; and (2) c...
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2017-03-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB962IntroPreserve Fishing on Wild and Scenic River Act
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2017-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB1056IntroMolalla River Wild and Scenic Rivers Act This bill amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate specified segments of the Molalla River in Oregon as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. The bill renames the Squaw Creek in O...
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2017-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSB441IntroOrgan Mountains-Desert Peaks Conservation Act This bill designates specified lands in New Mexico administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) of the Department of the Interior as wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preserva...
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2017-02-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB847IntroTo preserve the name of the Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes.
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2017-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSB436IntroSan Juan County Settlement Implementation Act
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2017-02-16
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB827IntroImperial Valley Desert Conservation and Recreation Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to convey to the state of California approximately 934 acres of specified public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in San ...
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2017-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB857IntroCalifornia Off-Road Recreation and Conservation Act This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: establish or designate wilderness areas, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, and a national scenic area; relea...
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2017-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSB414IntroPershing County Economic Development and Conservation Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct sales or exchanges of eligible lands in Pershing County, Nevada, identified as the "Checkerboard Lands Resolution Area." Interior an...
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2017-02-16
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB222IntroTo amend the National Marine Sanctuaries Act to prescribe an additional requirement for the designation of marine sanctuaries off the coast of Alaska, and for other purposes. This bill amends the National Marine Sanctuaries Act to prohibit the Depart...
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB310IntroSouthwestern Oregon Watershed and Salmon Protection Act This bill withdraws specified federal land in Curry and Josephine Counties in Oregon from: (1) entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws; (2) location, entry, and patent under...
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB577IntroTo designate a peak in the State of Nevada as Maude Frazier Mountain. This bill designates the peak of Frenchman Mountain in Nevada as the "Maude Frazier Mountain."
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSJR18IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closur...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHJR45IntroDisapproving the rule submitted by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service of the Department of the Interior relating to management of non-Federal oil and gas rights. This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlif...
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2017-01-30
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHJR49IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to "Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wi...
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2017-01-30
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHJR35IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to "Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wi...
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2017-01-27
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB192IntroSouthwestern Oregon Watershed and Salmon Protection Act of 2017 This bill withdraws specified federal land in Curry and Josephine Counties in Oregon from: (1) entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws; (2) location, entry, and pate...
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2017-01-23
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB38IntroConcealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to allow a qualified individual to carry a concealed handgun into or possess a concealed handgun in another state that allows individuals to carry concealed firearms. ...
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2017-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB132IntroNational Monument Designation Transparency and Accountability Act of 2017 This bill requires the President, before a national monument can be designated on public land, to obtain congressional approval, certify compliance with the National Environmen...
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2017-01-12
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB101IntroKing Cove Road Land Exchange Act This bill declares that, if the state of Alaska offers to convey to the Department of the Interior 43,093 acres of state-owned land, Interior shall convey to Alaska, in exchange, 206 acres of federal land within the I...
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2017-01-11
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB74IntroMarine Oil Spill Prevention Act This bill address issues related to preventing and responding to oil spills. This bill amends the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to extend the moratorium on oil and gas leasing in certain areas in the Gulf ...
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2017-01-09
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB49IntroAlaska Oil and Gas Production Act
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2017-01-05
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB32IntroCalifornia Desert Protection and Recreation Act of 2017 This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: establish or designate wilderness areas, a special management area, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, an...
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2017-01-05
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
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