H.R. 3408 (110th): To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to adjust the boundary of the Stephen Mather Wilderness and the North Cascades National Park in order to allow the rebuilding of a road outside of the floodplain while ensuring that there is no net loss of acreage to the Park or the Wilderness, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Aug 03, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Doc Hastings
Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Aug 03, 2007
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2806 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 26, 2009

 
Status

This bill was introduced on August 3, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Aug 03, 2007
Referred to Committee Aug 03, 2007
 
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House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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8/3/2007--Introduced.
Amends the Washington Park Wilderness Act of 1988 to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to adjust the boundaries of the North Cascades National Park and the Stephen Mather Wilderness in Washington state in order to provide a 100-foot wide corridor along which the Stehekin Valley Road may be rebuilt: (1) outside the floodplain between milepost 12.9 and 22.8; (2) within the boundaries of the Park; and (3) outside of the boundaries of the Wilderness.
Requires that the boundary adjustments be such that equal acreage amounts are exchanged between the Wilderness and the Park.

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