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USSB173IntroProvides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, the proposed Williams Fork Mo...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB177IntroDesignates specified federal land administered by the Bureau of Land Management in Taos County, New Mexico, comprising 13,103 acres in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, to be known as the Cerro de la Olla Wilderness. The Department of the I...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB609IntroWithdraws approximately 309,272 acres of federal land and interests in identified land located in the Ruby Mountains subdistrict of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest in Nevada from operation under the mineral leasing laws; and approximately 39,926...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB455IntroDesignates (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) certain other land, identified on the same map as such proposed area...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB567IntroProvides for conservation or transfer of land in Nevada. Specifically, the bill transfers approximately 41,055 acres of land to be held in trust for the Moapa Band of Paiutes of the Moapa River Indian Reservation; adjusts the boundary of the Red Rock...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1222IntroModifies the wilderness designations of certain lands in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest in Utah. The bill designates approximately 326.27 acres in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest as part of the Mount Olympus Wilderness. The bill also...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB1755IntroDesignates specified National Forest System lands, National Park System lands, and public lands in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness and as components or additions to existing components of the National Wilderness Preserva...
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2021-05-12
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB2348IntroAllows the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming to relinquish state land grant parcels wholly or primarily within eligible areas and select, in e...
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2021-05-05
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1000IntroAdds specified additional lands in the George Washington National Forest (a part of the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests in Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky) to the Rough Mountain Wilderness, and designates specified land in the ...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB980IntroWithdraws 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 the mining laws; and (3) operation under the mineral leasing and g...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB972IntroDirects the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to establish as a national wildlife refuge the lands, waters, and interests therein acquired pursuant to this bill, to be known as the Western Riverside County National Wildlife Refuge. The FWS shall publis...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB973IntroDesignates specified land within the Bakersfield Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management and in the Los Padres National Forest in California as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System. The bill designates certain land in the L...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB1597IntroProvides for conservation or transfer of land in Nevada. Specifically, the bill transfers approximately 41,055 acres of land to be held in trust for the Moapa Band of Paiutes of the Moapa River Indian Reservation; adjusts the boundary of the Red Rock...
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2021-03-03
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB803EngrossProvides 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, potent...
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2021-03-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB38IntroEstablishes a federal statutory framework to regulate the carry or possession of concealed firearms across state lines. Specifically, an individual who is eligible to carry a concealed firearm in one state may carry or possess a concealed handgun (ot...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB760IntroAllows U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the following activities within a wilderness area for the purpose of securing the international land borders of the United States: access structures, installations, and roads; execute search and re...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB815IntroRepeals the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas program. The bill designates approximately 1,559,538 acres of land within Alaska in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB693IntroEstablishes the San Gabriel National Recreation Area in California as a unit of the National Park System, consisting of 49,387 acres of federal lands and interests in land. The Department of the Interior must (1) cooperate with the Department of Defe...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB491IntroDesignates specified segments of the main stem and the tributaries of the York River in Maine as a recreational river. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements to provide for the long-term protection, preservation, and enh...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Jun 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1469IntroDesignates specified segments of the main stem and the tributaries of the York River in Maine as a recreational river. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements to provide for the long-term protection, preservation, and enh...
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2021-03-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB487IntroProvides funding for FY2021 to the Department of Agriculture, the Department of the Interior, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Commerce primarily for federal land management and other conservation pu...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB629IntroRequires the President, before a national monument may be designated on public land, to obtain congressional approval and certify compliance with environmental review requirements. The bill bars the President from declaring any area of the exclusive ...
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2021-02-22
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB272IntroProhibits the Department of Commerce from designating as a national marine sanctuary an area of the marine environment off the coast of Alaska seaward of the high tide line unless an act of Congress requires Commerce to make the designation and presc...
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB216IntroDesignates the peak of Frenchman Mountain in Nevada as the Maude Frazier Mountain.
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB577IntroProvides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, the proposed Williams Fork Mo...
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB1162IntroProvides funding for FY2021 to the Department of Agriculture, the Department of the Interior, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Commerce primarily for federal land management and other conservation pu...
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2021-02-18
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB878IntroSets forth provisions concerning the restoration, economic development, and conservation of, and recreational access to, certain public lands in California. The bill establishes the South Fork Trinity-Mad River Restoration Area, the California Public...
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB999IntroDesignates (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) certain other land, identified on the same map as such proposed area...
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2021-02-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB282IntroDesignates approximately 1,559,538 acres of land within Alaska in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB192IntroDesignates specified river segments, primarily in Oregon, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
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2021-02-03
[Hearing: Jun 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB31IntroProhibits the President from establishing or extending national monuments in Utah unless the proposed establishment or extension has been authorized by federal statute, and the President has received a notice from the Governor of Utah that the state ...
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2021-01-22
[Hearing: Jun 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB22IntroDeclares that the mountain at the Devils Tower National Monument in Wyoming shall be known and designated as Devils Tower.
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2021-01-22
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
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