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H.R. 4283 (113th): To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to maintain or replace certain facilities and structures for commercial recreation services at Smith Gulch in Idaho, and for other purposes.

The text of the bill below is as of Jul 17, 2014 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 399

113th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4283

[Report No. 113–533]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 21, 2014

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

July 17, 2014

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on March 21, 2014


A BILL

To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to maintain or replace certain facilities and structures for commercial recreation services at Smith Gulch in Idaho, and for other purposes.


1.

Maintenance or replacement of facilities and structures at Smith Gulch

Section 3(a)(24)(D) of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act ( 16 U.S.C. 1274(a)(24)(D) ) is amended by adding at the end the following: “The Secretary shall also authorize or continue to authorize maintenance or replacement of facilities and structures listed in this subparagraph for commercial recreation services at Smith Gulch whose location is defined above. The facilities and structures referred to in this subparagraph are—

(i)

motorized landscaping equipment, such as lawnmowers and weed trimmers;

(ii)

chainsaws;

(iii)

gasoline-powered electrical generators and associated electrical transmission facilities;

(iv)

hydroelectric generators and associated electrical transmission facilities;

(v)

gasoline-powered water pumps for fire suppression;

(vi)

transition from propane to electrical lighting;

(vii)

solar energy systems; and

(viii)

6-volt or 12-volt battery banks for power storage.

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July 17, 2014

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed