New Cosponsor — Jun 7, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH15]
The bill now has 47 cosponsors (45 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
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Apr 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 22nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2011
Length: 6 pages
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1581 — 112th Congress: Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1581
“H.R. 1581 — 112th Congress: Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1581>
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