S. 1265 (112th): Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act of 2011

Introduced:
Jun 23, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Jeff Bingaman
Senator from New Mexico
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 23, 2011
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
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Status

This bill was introduced on June 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 23, 2011
Referred to Committee Jun 23, 2011
 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to provide consistent and reliable authority for, and for the funding of, the land and water conservation fund to maximize the effectiveness of the fund for future generations, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (24D, 3R, 2I) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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6/23/2011--Introduced.
Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act of 2011 - Amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to make permanent the authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
Makes monies covered into the Fund available for expenditure to carry out the purposes of the Act without further appropriation.
Requires not less than 1.5% of the annual authorized funding amount to be made available for projects that secure recreational public access to existing federal public land for hunting, fishing, and other recreational purposes.

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