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

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
7/16/13 S. 1301
June 2013
Date Title
6/18/13 H.R. 862
6/18/13 S. 1739
6/13/13 S. 1167
6/12/13 H.R. 993
6/11/13 S. 1140