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Text of the To amend the Antiquities Act of 1906 to place additional requirements on the establishment of national monuments under that Act, ...

...under that Act, and for other purposes.

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jan 15, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 250

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 15, 2013

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To amend the Antiquities Act of 1906 to place additional requirements on the establishment of national monuments under that Act, and for other purposes.

1.

Requirement for establishment of national monument

Section 2 of the Act of June 8, 1906 (commonly known as the Antiquities 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,.