IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
July 26, 2012
Mr. Cornyn introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to halt the premature proposed listing of 4 central Texas salamander species resulting from a settlement agreement, and to take into account extensive, ongoing State and local conservation efforts.
This Act may be cited as the
Salamander Community Conservation
Section 10 of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1539) is amended by adding at the end the following:
Section 4(a) shall not apply to—
the Austin blind salamander;
the Georgetown salamander;
the Jollyville Plateau salamander; or
the Salado salamander.