Legislation

Official Short: Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011

Long Title: A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Barrasso, Ms. Murkowski, Mr. hatch, Mr. Heller, and Mr. Enzi

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d112:S.1087:

Status

  • Jul 27 2011 12:00AM: Mr. Lee added as cosponsor.
  • May 26 2011 12:00AM: Introduced.