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Text of the Idaho Land Sovereignty Act

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 1, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 846

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 1, 2011

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To prohibit the further extension or establishment of national monuments in Idaho, except by express authorization of Congress, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Idaho Land Sovereignty Act.

2.

Prohibition on new National Monuments in Idaho without Congressional approval

This proviso of the last sentence of the first section of the Act of September 14, 1950 (64 Stat. 849, chapter 950; 16 U.S.C. 431a), is amended by inserting or Idaho after Wyoming.

3.

Prohibition on new Wild Lands in Idaho without Congressional approval

The Bureau of Land Management shall not implement, administer, or enforce Secretarial Order No. 3310, issued by the Secretary of the Interior on December 22, 2010, on any lands in Idaho, except by Congressional approval.