Energy and Natural Resources: Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

Hearings to examine H.R.823, and S.241, bills to provide for the designation of certain wilderness areas, recreation management areas, and… read more

Hearings to examine H.R.823, and S.241, bills to provide for the designation of certain wilderness areas, recreation management areas, and conservation areas in the State of Colorado, S.1695, to amend the Wilderness Act to allow local Federal officials to determine the manner in which nonmotorized uses may be permitted in wilderness areas, S.2804, to promote conservation, improve public land management, and provide for sensible development in Pershing County, Nevada, S.2875, to amend the Smith River National Recreation Area Act to include certain additions to the Smith River National Recreation Area, to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain wild rivers in the State of Oregon, S.3492, to transfer administrative jurisdiction over certain Bureau of Land Management land from the Secretary of the Interior to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for use as a national cemetery, S.4215, to designate and adjust certain lands in the State of Utah as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, S.4569, to modify the boundary of the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument in the State of Arizona, S.4599, to withdraw certain Federal land in the Pecos Watershed area of the State of New Mexico from mineral entry, S.4603, to promote the use of forest restoration residue harvested on National Forest System land for renewable energy, S.4616, to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to transfer certain National Forest System land to the State of South Dakota, S.4625, to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to encourage and expand the use of prescribed fire on land managed by the Department of the Interior or the Forest Service, with an emphasis on units of the National Forest System in the western United States, S.4696, to provide for the continuation of higher education through the conveyance to the University of Alaska of certain public land in the State of Alaska, and S.4889, to amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to increase the dividend exclusion, to exclude certain payments to Alaska Native elders for determining eligibility for certain programs, to provide that Village Corporations shall not be required to convey land in trust to the State of Alaska for the establishment of Municipal Corporations, and to provide for the recognition of certain Alaska Native communities and the settlement of certain claims under that Act, to require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain interests in land in the State of Alaska. close

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