H.R. 3641 (112th): Pinnacles National Park Act

Introduced:
Dec 13, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 112-245.
Sponsor
Sam Farr
Representative for California's 17th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 30, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3444 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2009

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 10, 2013.

Progress
Introduced Dec 13, 2011
Referred to Committee Dec 13, 2011
Reported by Committee Jul 11, 2012
Passed House Jul 31, 2012
Passed Senate Dec 30, 2012
Signed by the President Jan 10, 2013
 
Full Title

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
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Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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1/10/2013--Public Law.
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.

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