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USHB5093Engross
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Directs the Forest Service to convey to Skamania County in Washington, upon request of the county, all right, title, and interest of the United States in approximately 23.4 acres of National Forest System land, related infrastructure, and all improve...
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2022-08-04
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5118Engross
50%
Addresses the completion of the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, which extends from the Montana-Canada border to the New Mexico-Mexico border. Not later than November 10, 2028, the Forest Service and the Department of the Interior shall ensu...
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2022-08-02
Received in the Senate.
USSB144PassAuthorizes the Indian Health Service (IHS) to purchase certain private land in Hemet, California, at fair market value and then construct a paved road on that land to facilitate access to the Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center. The IHS shall maintain ...
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2022-07-29
Became Public Law No: 117-161.
USHB2021Intro
25%
Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 21.
USSB1769Intro
25%
Adjusts the boundary of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area in California as depicted on a specified map to include the Rim of the Valley Unit. The Rim of the Valley Unit, and any lands or interests acquired by the United States and l...
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2022-07-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2300Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Housing and Urban Development to establish a grant program for local partnerships to carry out neighborhood revitalization support activities in economically distressed areas. Eligible activities include weatherization and e...
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2022-07-21
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1344Intro
25%
Redesignates the Pullman National Monument in Illinois as the Pullman National Historical Park. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements with interested parties to support collaborative interpretive and educational program...
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2022-07-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB1538Intro
25%
Expands the Smith River National Recreation Area in California into Oregon and designates specified segments of the North Fork Smith River as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System (NWSRS). The management emphasis for any portion of...
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2022-07-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2367Intro
25%
Authorizes the National Park Service (NPS) to acquire land or interests in land in Frederick County, Maryland, for the Historic Preservation Training Center and related facilities. The NPS may acquire not more than 20 acres in the county to support t...
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2022-07-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2708Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to issue guidance related to certain community land grants in New Mexico made by Spain or Mexico to individuals, groups, and communities to promote the settlement of the...
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2022-07-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB164Intro
25%
Allows the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease, sell, convey, warrant, or transfer its real property that is not held in trust by the United States.
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2022-07-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 314.
USHB1975Engross
50%
Directs the Department of the Interior to take approximately 721.12 acres of land in San Diego County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Pala Band of Mission Indians, if the tribe transfers title to that land to the United States. The lan...
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2022-06-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 431.
USSB3273Intro
25%
Takes approximately 2,560 acres of specified lands in California into trust for the benefit of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians. Lands taken into trust shall be part of the tribe's reservation. Further, the bill prohibits gaming on the land...
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2022-06-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 430.
USHB4881Engross
50%
Directs the Department of the Interior to take tribally owned lands in Pima County, Arizona, into trust for the benefit of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona. Lands taken into trust shall be part of the Pascua Yaqui Reservation. The bill allows gaming...
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2022-06-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 432.
USSB1412Intro
25%
Provides for the conveyance of federal land in Carson City, Nevada. The Department of the Interior must convey approximately 258 acres of identified federal land to Carson City. The Department of Agriculture shall convey to Carson City, without consi...
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2022-06-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1750Intro
25%
Designates specified wilderness study areas, special management areas, a National Conservation Area, and other areas in Wyoming. The bill designates the following areas as wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: c...
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2022-06-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB268Engross
50%
Adjusts the boundary of the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park in Texas to include the approximately 166.44 acres of land identified on the map titled PALO ALTO BATTLEFIELD NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK Proposed Boundary Addition, Fort Brown U...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB173Intro
25%
Provides 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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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Failed to report favorably.
USSB182Intro
25%
Withdraws identified federal land in the Pecos River watershed in New Mexico from entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws; location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral an...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Failed to report favorably.
USSB1128Intro
25%
Directs the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to establish a program to identify and convey available federal land in Alaska to the University of Alaska for a land grant to support higher education. The bill also permits the BLM or the Department of Ag...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1321Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of the Interior to acquire private or state land or interest in land by donation, exchange, or purchase from willing sellers in order to expand the boundaries of the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument in Arizona. The bill t...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB1631Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA), if the Arizona Board of Regents, acting on behalf of the University of Arizona Experiment Station, submits a written request to USDA for the conveyance of approximately 13.3 acres of National Forest Syste...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USHB441Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to convey specified property in Alaska to certain nonprofit entities that support Alaska Native communities. Specifically, HHS must convey specified property in (1) Tanana, Alaska, to the Tana...
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2022-04-27
Received in the Senate.
USSB559Engross
50%
Revises the land claims of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon. In particular, the bill specifies that only the tribe's claims to the 84 acres of land known as the Thompson Strip, rather than the tribe's claims to any lands...
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2022-04-27
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2793Engross
50%
Extends through FY2029 the Highlands Conservation Act, which provides for land conservation in Highlands states (i.e., Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania). The bill authorizes the Fish and Wildlife Service to add a municipality to th...
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2022-04-27
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 352.
USHB972Intro
25%
Directs 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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2022-04-25
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 216.
USHB3197PassProvides for a land conveyance to the city of Eunice, Louisiana. The Department of the Interior shall convey to the city, by quitclaim deed and without consideration, specified parcels of the original townsite of Eunice. Upon the conveyance of such l...
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2022-04-19
Became Public Law No: 117-112.
USHB1638Intro
25%
Provides for a land conveyance to South Dakota. Specifically, if South Dakota submits an offer to the Forest Service to acquire approximately 266 acres of National Forest System land within the Gilt Edge Mine Superfund Boundary for its market value, ...
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2022-04-06
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2626Intro
25%
Redesignates the Pullman National Monument in Illinois as the Pullman National Historical Park. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements with interested parties to support collaborative interpretive and educational program...
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2022-04-06
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6865Engross
50%
Authorizes appropriations through FY2023 for the Federal Maritime Commission and the U.S. Coast Guard, including appropriations for acquiring icebreaker vessels. It also revises a variety of requirements concerning the Coast Guard's personnel, operat...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7247Intro
25%
Makes amendments to the Apex Project, Nevada Land Transfer and Authorization Act of 1989, which provided Clark County, Nevada, with the option to acquire certain federal land referred to as the Apex Site for use as sites for industries that generate ...
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2022-03-28
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB753Intro
25%
Extends through FY2028 the Highlands Conservation Act, which provides for land conservation in Highlands states (i.e., Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania). The bill authorizes the Fish and Wildlife Service to add a municipality to th...
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2022-03-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 296.
USHB5493Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to issue guidance related to certain community land grants in New Mexico made by Spain or Mexico to individuals, groups, and communities to promote the settlement of the...
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2022-03-01
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB1620Intro
25%
Provides for a land conveyance to the city of Eunice, Louisiana. The Department of the Interior shall convey to the city, by quitclaim deed and without consideration, specified parcels of the original townsite of Eunice. Upon the conveyance of such l...
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2022-02-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 287.
USSB609Intro
25%
Withdraws 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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2022-02-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 269.
USSB180Intro
25%
Withdraws specified Bureau of Land Management lands in Placitas, New Mexico, from (1) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and (2) disposition under the mineral leasing, mineral materials, and geothermal leasing laws. Any conveyance of ...
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2022-01-31
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 257.
USSB1317Intro
25%
Modifies the boundary of the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument in Arizona to include approximately 97.71 acres of identified Forest Service land. The bill transfers administrative jurisdiction over the Forest Service land from the Forest Servic...
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2022-01-31
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 258.
USSB569Intro
25%
Provides for a land conveyance to South Dakota. Specifically, if South Dakota submits an offer to the Forest Service to acquire approximately 266 acres of National Forest System land within the Gilt Edge Mine Superfund Boundary for its market value, ...
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2022-01-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 252.
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81.
USSB491Intro
25%
Designates 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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2021-12-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 200.
USHB897Engross
50%
Takes approximately 2,560 acres of specified lands in California into trust for the benefit of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians. Lands taken into trust shall be part of the tribe's reservation. Further, the bill prohibits gaming on the land...
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2021-12-09
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB4706Engross
50%
Establishes the Blackwell School National Historic Site in Texas as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret for the benefit of present and future generations the Blackwell School, its role as both an academic and cultur...
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2021-12-09
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2258Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior to establish the Parks, Jobs, and Equity Program to support park development and delivery of recreation services, and in so doing, help create or preserve jobs, and provide economic stimulus in communities impac...
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2021-12-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSB2887Intro
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Directs the Department of the Interior to establish an outdoor recreation legacy partnership grant program under which Interior may award grants to states, certain political subdivisions of a state, special purpose districts, Indian tribes, or Alaska...
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2021-12-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSB108PassAllows the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease, sell, convey, warrant, or transfer its real property that is not held in trust by the United States.
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2021-11-23
Became Public Law No: 117-65.
USHB667Intro
25%
Authorizes the Indian Health Service (IHS) to purchase certain private land in Hemet, California, at fair market value and then construct a paved road on that land to facilitate access to the Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center. The IHS shall maintain ...
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2021-11-17
Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States Discharged.
USHB2088Engross
50%
Takes specified lands and easements in Monroe County, Tennessee, into trust for the use and benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. These lands include the Sequoyah Museum, the Chota Memorial, the Tanasi Memorial, and land to provide support...
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2021-11-17
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 117-115.
USHB4494Intro
25%
Authorizes the National Park Service (NPS) to acquire land or interests in land in Frederick County, Maryland, for the Historic Preservation Training Center and related facilities. The NPS may acquire not more than 20 acres in the county to support t...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB3204Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior to take tribally owned lands in Pima County, Arizona, into trust for the benefit of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona. Lands taken into trust shall be part of the Pascua Yaqui Reservation. The bill allows gaming...
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2021-11-15
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB1469Intro
25%
Designates 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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2021-11-09
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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