Committee Legislation

Bill Introduced Description
S.1627 Jul-25-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to extend the authorization of the Highlands Conservtion Act Sponsor: Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1602 Jul-20-17
Official Short: Finger Lakes National Heritage Area Study Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain lands as the Finger Lakes National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1573 Jul-18-17
Official Short: American Discovery Trail Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to place signage on Federal land along the trail known as the "American Discovery Trail", and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Christopher A. Coons Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1572 Jul-18-17
Official Short: Helium Extraction Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend the Mineral Leasing Act to provide that extraction of helium from gas produced under a Federal mineral lease shall maintain the lease as if the helium were oil and gas. Sponsor: Senator Orrin Hatch Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1563 Jul-13-17
Official Short: Rare Earth Element Advanced Coal Technologies Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Office of Fossil Energy to develop advanced separation technologies for the extraction and recovery of rare earth elements and minerals from coal and coal byproducts, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Joe Manchin III Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1556 Jul-13-17
Official Short: Authorized Rural Water Projects Completion Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to use designated fudning to pay for construction of authroized rural water projects, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Jon Tester Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1548 Jul-13-17
Official Short: Oregon Wildlands Act Long Title: A bill to designate certain land administered by the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service in the State of Oregon as wilderness and national recreation areas and to make additional wild scenic river designations in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Ron Wyden Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
H.Res.1547 Mar-15-17
Official Short: Udall Park Land Exchange Completion Act Long Title: A bill to provide for the unencumbering of title to non-Federal land owned by the city of Tucson, Arizona, for purposes of economic development by conveyance of the Federal reversionary interest to the City. Sponsor: Rep. Martha McSally Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1522 Jul-10-17
Official Short: Every Kid Outdoors Act Long Title: A bill to establish an Every Kid Outdoors program, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Martin Heinrich Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1508 Jun-29-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to amend the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000 to modify the authorized uses of certain county funds and to extend the deadline for participating counties to initiate projects and obligate funds. Sponsor: Senator Lisa Murkowski Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.