H.R. 5907 (112th): Yosemite National Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2012

Introduced:
Jun 07, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Jim Costa
Representative for California's 20th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 07, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1677 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 07, 2012
Referred to Committee Jun 07, 2012
 
Full Title

To modify the boundary of Yosemite National Park, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (7D, 2R) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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6/7/2012--Introduced.
Yosemite National Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2012 - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to acquire the approximately 1,575 acres of identified land that is adjacent to Yosemite National Park in California for addition to the Park.
Permits an acquisition of such land to be made by donation, purchase from a willing seller, or exchange and revises the boundary of the Park to reflect the acquisition.
Requires the Secretary to administer any acquired land as part of the Park.

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