H. R. 250
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 15, 2013
Mr. Chaffetz introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources
To amend the Antiquities Act of 1906 to place additional requirements on the establishment of national monuments under that Act, and for other purposes.
Requirement for establishment of national monument
of the Act of June 8, 1906 (commonly known as the
Act of 1906
; 16 U.S.C. 431) is amended by striking
in his discretion, to declare by public proclamation and inserting
to declare, subject to approval by an Act of Congress,.