S. 1049 (113th): A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior and Secretary of Agriculture to expedite access to certain Federal lands under the administrative jurisdiction of each Secretary for good Samaritan search-and-recovery missions, and for other purposes.


May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dean Heller

Junior Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 5 pages

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Summary (CRS)

5/23/2013--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to implement a process to provide eligible organizations and individuals expedited access to federal lands to conduct good ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 23, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1049”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 2166 (Related)
Good Samaritan Search and Recovery Act

Passed House
Last Action: Jan 27, 2014

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