S. 3744 (111th): Pinnacles National Park Act

Introduced:
Aug 05, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Barbara Boxer
Senator from California
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Aug 05, 2010
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
S. 161 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

H.R. 3444 (Related)
Pinnacles National Park Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2009

 
Status

This bill was introduced on August 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Aug 05, 2010
Referred to Committee Aug 05, 2010
 
Full Title

A bill to establish Pinnacles National Park in the State of California as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

National Parks

Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

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8/5/2010--Introduced.
Pinnacles National Park Act - Establishes Pinnacles National Park in California to:
(1) preserve and interpret for the benefit of future generations the chaparral, grasslands, blue oak woodlands, and majestic valley oak savanna ecosystems of the park's area, the areas's geomorphology, riparian watersheds, unique flora and fauna, and the ancestral and cultural history of native Americans, settlers and explorers; and
(2) interpret the recovery program for the California Condor and the international significance of that program.
Abolishes Pinnacles National Monument and includes the lands and interests therein in Pinnacles National Park.
Redesignates the Pinnacles Wilderness as the Hain Wilderness.
Designates specified lands comprising approximately 2,905 acres as wilderness and as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System. Deems such lands as being part of the Hain Wilderness.

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