Legislation

Bill Introduced Description
S.617 Mar-14-17
Official Short: Lower Farmington River and Salmon Brook Wild and Scenic River Act Long Title: A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments of the Farmington River and Salmon Brook in the State of Connecticut as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Christopher Murphy Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.614 Mar-13-17
Official Short: RPPA Commercial Recreation Concessions Pilot Program Act Long Title: A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to establish a pilot program for commercial recreation concessions on certain land managed by the Bureau of Land Management. Sponsor: Senator Jeff Flake Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.613 Mar-13-17
Official Short: Ratepayer Fairness Act Long Title: A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to provide for the consideration by State regulatory authorities and noneregulated electric utilities of whether subsidies should be provided for the deployment, construction, maintenance, or operation of a customer-side technology. Sponsor: Senator Jeff Flake Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.612 Mar-13-17
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: Senator Jeff Flake Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.599 Mar-09-17
Official Short: Indiana Dunes National Park Designation Act Long Title: A bill to redesignate the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore as the "Indiana Dunes National Park", and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Joe Donnelly Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.590 Mar-09-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to maintain or replace certain facilities and structures for commercial recreation services at Smith Gulch in Idaho, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator James Risch Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
H.Res.589 Jan-20-17
Official Short: Department of Energy Research and Innovation Act Long Title: A bill to establish Department of Energy policy for science and energy research and development programs, and reform National Laboratory management and technology transfer programs, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
H.Res.587 Jan-17-17
Official Short: Fair RATES Act Long Title: A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to provide that any inaction by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that allows a rate change to go into effect shall be treated as an order by the Commission for purposes of rehearing and court review. Sponsor: Rep. Joseph Kennedy III Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.569 Mar-08-17
Official Short: Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act Long Title: A bill to amend title 54, United States Code, to provide consistent and reliable authority for, and for the funding of, the Land and Water Conservation Fund to maximize the effectiveness of the Fund for future generations, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Maria Cantwell Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.566 Mar-08-17
Official Short: Methow Headwaters Protection Act Long Title: A bill to withdraw certain land in Okanogan County, Washington, to protect the land, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Maria Cantwell Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.