Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

Phone: (202) 224-4971
Fax: (202) 224-7970

Jurisdiction of the Subcommittee includes oversight and legislative responsibilities for: public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service including farming and grazing thereon, and wilderness areas; establishment of wildlife refuges on public lands and wilderness designation therein; military land withdrawals; reserved water rights; Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act; territorial affairs; national mining and minerals policy and general mining laws; surface mining, reclamation and enforcement; mining education and research; Federal mineral leasing; Outer Continental Shelf leasing; Naval oil shale reserves; National Petroleum reserve -- Alaska; and deep seabed mining.

Related Legislation

February 2014
Date Title
2/3/14 S. 1983
January 2014
Date Title
1/28/14 H.R. 1684
1/28/14 H.R. 2166
1/28/14 S. 1966
1/28/14 S. 1967
1/28/14 H. R. 3008
December 2013
Date Title
12/20/13 S. 1888
July 2013
Date Title
7/23/13 S. 1341
7/16/13 S. 1305
7/16/13 S. 1309