H.R. 1673: Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake Security Enhancement Act

Introduced:
Apr 23, 2013
Status:
Reported by Committee
Prognosis
20% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Kevin McCarthy
Representative for California's 23rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 24, 2013
Length
6 pages
 
Status

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 15, 2013.

Progress
Introduced Apr 23, 2013
Referred to Committee Apr 23, 2013
Reported by Committee May 15, 2013
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

20% chance of being enacted.

Only about 23% of bills that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were enacted. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To provide for the transfer of certain public land currently administered by the Bureau of Land Management to the administrative jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Navy for inclusion in Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, California, and for other purposes.

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Committees

House Armed Services

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House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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6/24/2013--Reported to House amended, Part I.
Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake Security Enhancement Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior (the Secretary) to transfer to the administrative jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Navy identified public land in Inyo, Kern, and San Bernardino Counties, California, that is administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).
Requires the transferred land to be included as part of the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, California, and authorizes the use of such land for military purposes.
Declares that nothing in this Act shall be construed to:
(1) establish a reservation in favor of the United States with respect to any water or water right on lands transferred by this Act, or
(2) authorize the appropriation of water on lands transferred by this Act except in accordance with applicable state law.
Withdraws from all forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the mining laws and geothermal leasing laws, the public land to be transferred by this Act, so long as such land remains under the Secretary of the Army's administrative jurisdiction.

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