Legislation

Official Short: Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2013

Long Title: To adjust the boundary of the Carson National Forest, New Mexico.

Sponsors: Mr. Udall and Mr. Heinrich

STATUS:

  •  February 13, 2013:  Introduced.
  •  April 25, 2013:  Hearing by subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests and Mining.
  • May 16, 2013: Reported to the Senate without amendment favorably.
  • June 27, 2013.--Reported to Senate without an amendment.  S. Rept. 113-58.   
  • June 27, 2013.--Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar [Calendar No. 112].

S.312

Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2013 (Introduced in Senate - IS)

S 312 IS

113th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 312

To adjust the boundary of the Carson National Forest, New Mexico.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 13, 2013

Mr. UDALL of New Mexico (for himself and Mr. HEINRICH) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


A BILL

To adjust the boundary of the Carson National Forest, New Mexico.

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 `Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2013'.

SEC. 2. CARSON NATIONAL FOREST BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT.

    (a) In General- The boundary of the Carson National Forest in the State of New Mexico is adjusted to incorporate the approximately 4,990 acres of land generally depicted as `Miranda Canyon Boundary' on the map entitled `Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment' and dated September 21, 2010.
      (b) Land and Water Conservation Fund- For purposes of section 7 of the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (16 U.S.C. 4601-9), the boundaries of the Carson National Forest, as modified under subsection (a), shall be considered to be the boundaries of the Carson National Forest as in existence on January 1, 1965.