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USHB803IntroDesignates specified lands in Colorado managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) or the Forest Service as wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System. The bill designates specified lands in Colorado administered b...
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2021-02-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB279IntroBars the Department of Agriculture from allowing the construction of roads, the reconstruction of roads, or logging in an inventoried roadless area where those activities are prohibited by the Roadless Rule (i.e., certain federal regulations relating...
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2021-02-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB247IntroPrescribes a new requirement for any acquisition of land by the Department of the Interior or the Department of Agriculture that would result in a net increase of total land acreage under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service, the U.S. Fish a...
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2021-02-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB488IntroBars the President, the Department of the Interior, or the Department of Agriculture from declaring a moratorium on or reversing any existing lease, permit, or claim, for the mining and extraction of any critical mineral or common varieties of sand, ...
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2021-02-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB633IntroDirects the Forest Service to convey to a state up to 2 million acres of eligible portions of the National Forest System (NFS) the state elects to acquire through enactment of a law meeting certain criteria. Portions of the NFS conveyed to a state sh...
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2021-02-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB47IntroIncreases, of the amounts made available for expenditure in any fiscal year under the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the minimum amounts to be made available for certain recreational public access projects (e.g., certain projects involving access ...
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB50IntroProhibits any further extension or establishment of national monuments in Arizona except by express authorization of Congress.
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
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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2021-02-05
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB660IntroTo require the Secretary of Commerce to establish a grant program to benefit coastal habitats, resiliency, and the economy, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB192IntroDesignates specified river segments in Oregon as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
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2021-02-03
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
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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2021-02-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB180IntroWithdraws 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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2021-02-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB182IntroWithdraws 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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2021-02-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB670IntroEstablishes the Bronzeville-Black Metropolis National Heritage Area in Chicago, Illinois. The Black Metropolis National Heritage Area Commission shall be the local coordinating entity for the heritage area and shall submit a management plan for the h...
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2021-02-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB671IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating the Fort Pillow Historic State Park in Henning, Tennessee, which was the site of the Battle of Fort Pillow during the Civil War, as a unit of the Natio...
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2021-02-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB672IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to establish, within the National Park Service (NPS), a program to be known as the Emancipation Historic Preservation Program to award grants to states and other eligible entities to remove a Confederate symbol;...
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2021-02-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
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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2021-01-28
To House 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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2021-01-28
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB46IntroA bill to reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000 and to establish the United States Coral Reef Task Force, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation 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
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
USHB405IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to issue final regulations prohibiting the discharge of any firearm using ammunition other than nonlead ammunition on all lands and waters under the jurisdiction and control of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service...
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2021-01-21
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB404IntroAddresses certain driftnet fishing. Driftnet fishing is a method of fishing in which a gillnet composed of a panel or panels of webbing, or a series of such gillnets, is placed in the water and allowed to drift with the currents and winds for the pur...
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2021-01-21
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB297IntroDirects the Forest Service to conduct a study to (1) determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing a unit of the National Forest System in the islands of Hawaii, Maui, Molokai, Lanai, Oahu, and Kauai in the state of Hawaii; and (2) identi...
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2021-01-13
To House Natural Resources Committee
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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2021-01-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB274IntroProhibits the Department of the Interior and the Department of Commerce from authorizing commercial finfish aquaculture operations in the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone, except in accordance with a law enacted after enactment of this bill.
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2021-01-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB250IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to establish the January 8th National Memorial in Tucson, Arizona, as an affiliated area of the National Park System in commemoration of the shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others in Tucson o...
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2021-01-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB268IntroAdjusts 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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2021-01-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB216IntroDesignates the peak of Frenchman Mountain in Nevada as the Maude Frazier Mountain.
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2021-01-05
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB96IntroProvides for the establishment of a memorial at a designated location in the Bronx, New York, to honor the lives lost and the heroes who helped the nation to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill also establishes the COVID-19 National Memorial...
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2021-01-04
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB59IntroTo amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to provide flexibility for fishery managers and stability for fishermen, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-04
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB108IntroAuthorizes the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in honor of the extraordinary acts of valor, selfless service, and sacrifice displayed by Medal of Honor recipients...
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2021-01-04
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB149IntroDesignates the Peter J. McGuire Memorial and Peter J. McGuire Gravesite in Pennsauken, New Jersey, as the Peter J. McGuire Memorial National Commemorative Site. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements to provide the publi...
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2021-01-04
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB160IntroAddresses the conservation and sustainability of coral reef ecosystems. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Coral Reef Conservation Program; directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to pr...
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2021-01-04
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB186IntroModifies and sets forth new provisions regarding the Preserve America Program and authorizes partnerships with gateway communities adjacent to units of the National Park System. The Department of the Interior shall offer to enter into partnerships wi...
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2021-01-04
To House Natural Resources Committee
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