H.R. 1581 (112th): Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011


Apr 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kevin McCarthy

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2011
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/15/2011--Introduced.Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 - Releases public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of ... Read more >

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Apr 15, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1581”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


47 cosponsors (45R, 2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 1087 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

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