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

May 2013
Date Title
5/7/13 H. R. 291
5/7/13 H. R. 507
April 2013
Date Title
4/25/13 S. 841 Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act of 2013
4/25/13 S. 816 Stewardship End Result Contracting Project Act
4/22/13 S. 776
4/18/13 S. 771
4/18/13 S. 769
4/17/13 S. 753
4/17/13 S. 757
4/16/13 S. 736