H.R. 4823 (111th): Sedona-Red Rock National Scenic Area Act of 2010

Introduced:
Mar 11, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Failed Under Suspension)
Sponsor
Ann Kirkpatrick
Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 16, 2010
Length
8 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3704 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 11, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on September 23, 2010.

Progress
Introduced Mar 11, 2010
Referred to Committee Mar 11, 2010
Reported by Committee Jul 22, 2010
Failed Under Suspension Sep 23, 2010
 
Full Title

To establish the Sedona-Red Rock National Scenic Area in the Coconino National Forest, Arizona, and for other purposes.

Summary

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Sep 23, 2010 1:25 p.m.
Failed 258/160

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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9/16/2010--Reported to House amended.
Sedona-Red Rock National Scenic Area Act of 2010 - Establishes the Sedona-Red Rock National Scenic Area in the Coconino National Forest in Arizona to limit exchanges of land involving National Forest System land included in the Scenic Area and to manage the System land included in the Scenic Area as provided in the land resource management plan for the Forest.
Bars the inclusion of any land located outside the boundaries of Coconino National Forest in the Scenic Area.
Requires the Scenic Area to be administered in accordance with this Act, the land and resource management plan for the Coconino National Forest, and the laws and regulations applicable to the National Forest System.
Permits land exchanges that dispose of System land included in the Scenic Area only if: (1) they result in the acquisition of land from a willing seller for inclusion in the Area; (2) there is no net loss of System land; and (3) an environmental analysis is completed before any land is exchanged.
Requires the deposit of the proceeds received from sales or exchanges of land within the Coconino National Forest in a special fund in the Treasury to be used for the acquisition of land or interests within the National Forest System in Arizona.
Prohibits the establishment of the Scenic Area from affecting: (1) the maintenance and use of public, private, or Forest Service roads; and (2) the legal status, maintenance and use rights-of-way and utility easements; (3) the management of state, municipal, or private land; (4) the management of National Forest System land that is not included in the Scenic Area; and (5) the construction or siting of transportation or water projects and associated facilities.
Prohibits anything in this Act creating a private cause of action in any federal, state, or tribal courts.

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