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Chairman Bingaman is delighted that an agreement was reached last night to allow early action next year on the National Forests, Parks, Public Land and Reclamation Project Authorization Act of 2007 (S. 2483) – a bipartisan collection of nearly 60 individual bills under the jurisdiction of the Committee on Energy & Natural Resources. All of the provisions included in this compilation have been passed by the House of Representatives, and most have also been favorably reported from ENR.  Sen. Bingaman looks forward to passage of this broadly bipartisan bill next year.
 
Forest Service Authorizations
 
Sec. 101    Wild Sky wilderness (H.R. 886 / S. 520)
Sec. 102     Jim Weaver trail (H.R. 247)
 
Bureau of Land Management Authorizations
 
Sec. 201    Piedras Blancas Historic Light Station (H.R. 276)
Sec. 202    Nevada National Guard land conveyance (H.R. 815 / S. 1608)
 
National Park Service Authorizations
 
Sec. 301    National Park Service cooperative agreements (H.R. 658 / S. 241)
Sec. 311    Carl Sandburg NHS boundary adjustment (H.R. 1100 / S. 488)
Sec. 312    Lowell NHP boundary adjustment (H.R. 299 / S. 867)
Sec. 313    Mesa Verde NP boundary adjustment (H.R. 783 / S. 126)
Sec. 321    Newtonia Civil War battlefields study (H.R. 376)
Sec. 322    Soldiers’ Memorial Military Museum study (H.R. 1047)
Sec. 323    Wolf House study (H.R. 3998 / S. 1941)
Sec. 324    Space Shuttle Columbia study (H.R. 807)
Sec. 325    Cesar Chavez study (H.R. 359 / S. 327)
Sec. 326    Taunton, MA study (H.R. 1021 / S. 1184)
Sec. 331    Francis Marion Commemorative Work (H.R. 497 / S. 312)
Sec. 332    Eisenhower Memorial Commission (H.R. 2094 / S. 890)
Sec. 333    American Latino museum commission (H.R. 512 / S. 500)
Sec. 334    Hudson-Fulton Champlain commissions (H.R. 1520 / S. 1148)
Sec. 335    National Museum of Wildlife Art ( H. Con. Res. 116 / S. Con. Res. 6)
Sec. 336    Ellis Island Library redesignation (H.R. 759)
Sec. 341    Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail (H.R. 1388 / S. 797)
Sec. 342    Lewis & Clark NHT visitor center conveyance (H.R. 761 / S. 471)
Sec. 343    Lewis &Clark NHT study of Eastern States (H.R. 3998 / S. 1991)
Sec. 344    Eightmile River Wild & Scenic River designation (H.R. 986 / S. 553)
Sec. 351    Denali National Park Exchange with Alaska Railroad (H.R. 830 / S. 1808)
Sec. 361    Underground Railroad Network (H.R. 1239 / S, 1709)
Sec. 371    Grand Canyon National Park Subcontractors (H.R. 1191)
 
National Heritage Areas
 
Subtitle A   Journey Through Hallowed Ground NHA (H.R. 1483 / S. 289)
Subtitle B   Niagara Falls National Heritage Area (H.R. 1483 / S. 800)
Subtitle C   Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area (H.R. 1483 / S. 955)
Subtitle D   Extension of Existing Heritage Area Authorities (H.R. 1483 / S. 817)
Subtitle E   Technical Corrections and Additions (H.R. 1483)
Sec. 471    National Coal Heritage Area amendments (H.R. 1483 / S. 817)
Sec. 472    Rivers of Steel NHA addition (H.R. 1483 / S. 817)
Sec. 473    South Carolina NHA addition (H.R. 1483 / S. 817)
Sec. 474    Ohio and Erie Canal NHA amendments (H.R. 1483 / S. 817)
Sec. 475    New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail (H.R. 1483 / S. 1039)
Sec. 481    Columbia-Pacific heritage area study (H.R. 407 / S. 257)
Sec. 482  Abraham Lincoln heritage sites in Kentucky (S. 955)
Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Geological Survey Authorizations
 
Sec. 501   Alaska water resources study (H.R. 1114 / S. 200)
Sec. 502    Redwood Valley Water District payment schedule (H.R. 235 / S. 1112)
Sec. 503    American River Pump Station project transfer (H.R. 482)
Sec. 504    Watkins Dam enlargement (H.R. 839 / S. 512)
Sec. 505    New Mexico water planning assistance (H.R. 1904 / S. 255)
Sec. 506    Yakima Project lands and building conveyance (H.R. 386 / S. 235)
Sec. 507    Juab County, Utah conjunctive water use (H.R. 1736 / S. 1110)
Sec. 508    A&B Irrigation District contract repayment (H.R. 467 / S. 220)
Sec. 509    Oregon Water Resources (H.R. 495)
Sec. 510    Republican River Basin study (H.R. 1025)
Sec. 511    Eastern Municipal Water District (H.R. 30)
Sec. 512    Inland Empire recycling projects (H.R. 122 / S. 1054)
Sec. 513    Bay Area regional recycling program (H.R. 1526 / S. 1475)
Sec. 514    Bureau of Reclamation site security (H.R. 1662 / S. 1258)
 
Department of Energy Authorizations
 
Sec. 601    Energy technology transfer (H.R. 85)
Sec. 602    Steel & Aluminum Act amendments (H.R. 1126)
 
Title VII     Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (H.R. 3079 / S. 1634)
 
Title VIII    Compact of Free Association Amendments (H.R. 2705 / S. 283)
 
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