S. 1687 (112th): Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2011

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Oct 12, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1687

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 12, 2011

(for himself and Mr. Udall of New Mexico) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To adjust the boundary of the Carson National Forest, New Mexico.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2011.

2.

Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment

(a)

In general

The boundary of the Carson National Forest in the State of New Mexico is adjusted to incorporate the approximately 4,990 acres of land generally depicted as “Miranda Canyon Boundary” on the map entitled Carson National Forest Boundary Adjustment and dated September 21, 2010.

(b)

Land and Water Conservation Fund

For purposes of section 7 of the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (16 U.S.C. 4601–9), the boundaries of the Carson National Forest, as modified under subsection (a), shall be considered to be the boundaries of the Carson National Forest as in existence on January 1, 1965.