H.R. 1684: Ranch A Consolidation and Management Improvement Act

Apr 23, 2013
Passed House
20% chance of being enacted
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Cynthia Lummis
Representative for Wyoming At Large
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Last Updated
Jan 28, 2014
3 pages

This bill passed in the House on January 27, 2014 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Introduced Apr 23, 2013
Referred to Committee Apr 23, 2013
Reported by Committee Jul 31, 2013
Passed House Jan 27, 2014
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...

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 convey certain property to the State of Wyoming to consolidate the historic Ranch A, and for other purposes.


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House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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1/27/2014--Passed House without amendment.
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.)
Ranch A Consolidation and Management Improvement Act - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA), acting through the Forest Service, to convey to Wyoming, upon state request, without consideration and by quitclaim deed, all interest of the United States in approximately 10 acres of National Forest System land located in the Black Hills National Forest in Crook County, Wyoming.
Repeals the requirement that Ranch A be used for: (1) fish and wildlife management and educational activities; and (2) maintenance and restoration of the museum-quality real and personal property there. Repeals as well the reversionary interest of the United States in the property if the state of Wyoming uses it for any other purpose or develops the property.

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