Legislation

Apr 17 2013

S. 757

Official Short: Multispecies Habitat Conservation Plan Implementation Act

Long Title: To provide for the implementation of the multispecies habitat conservation plan for the Virgin River, Nevada, and Lincoln County, Nevada, to extend the authority to purchase certain parcels of public land, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Heller

STATUS:

  • April 17, 2013.--Introduced.
  • April 25, 2013.--Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining hearings held.
  • May 16, 2013.--Full committee markup; Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
  • June 27, 2013.--Reported to Senate without amendment.  S. Rept. 113-68. 
  • June 27, 2013.--Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar [Calendar No. 122].

S.757

Multispecies Habitat Conservation Plan Implementation Act (Introduced in Senate - IS)

S 757 IS

113th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 757

To provide for the implementation of the multispecies habitat conservation plan for the Virgin River, Nevada, and Lincoln County, Nevada, to extend the authority to purchase certain parcels of public land, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
April 17, 2013

Mr. HELLER introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


A BILL

To provide for the implementation of the multispecies habitat conservation plan for the Virgin River, Nevada, and Lincoln County, Nevada, to extend the authority to purchase certain parcels of public land, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Multispecies Habitat Conservation Plan Implementation Act'.

SEC. 2. IMPLEMENTATION OF MULTISPECIES HABITAT CONSERVATION PLANS.

    (a) Virgin River, Nevada- Section 3(d)(3)(B) of Public Law 99-548 (100 Stat. 3061, 116 Stat. 2018) is amended by inserting `and implementation' after `development'.
    (b) Lincoln County, Nevada- Section 5(b)(1)(B) of the Lincoln County Land Act of 2000 (Public Law 106-298; 114 Stat. 1048), is amended by inserting `and implementation' after `development'.

SEC. 3. EXTENSION OF PURCHASE AUTHORITY AND WITHDRAWALS.

    Section 3 of Public Law 99-548 (100 Stat. 3061, 113 Stat. 1501A-166) is amended--
      (1) in subsection (e)--
        (A) in paragraph (1)(A), by striking `For a period of 12 years after the date of the enactment of this Act' and inserting `Until November 29, 2021';
        (B) in paragraph (3), by striking `Not later than 10 years after the date of the enactment of this subsection' and inserting `Not later than November 29, 2021'; and
        (C) in paragraph (5), by striking `the date that is 12 years after the date of the enactment of this subsection' and inserting `November 29, 2021'; and
      (2) in subsection (f)(3), by striking `the date that is 12 years after the date of the enactment of this subsection' and inserting `November 29, 2021'.