House Session - July 17, 1989

The House passed reauthorization bill H.R. 828 to fund the Bureau of Land Management through 1994. The bill also restricts commercial use of government lands and offers further environment protection. The House agree to create a National Parks Review Board H.R. 1484. This bill gives the National Parks director more autonomy from presidential pressure.


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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 443 (After 173 days)
    • Debate107 Hours
    • Special Orders73 Hours
    • Votes124 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches35 Hours
    • Morning Hour33 Hours
    • Opening Procedures3 Hours

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