To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the protection and recovery of sage-grouse species, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2015
Length: 14 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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13 Cosponsors (13 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Stewart Introduces Bill to Prevent the Listing of Greater Sage-Grouse”
— Rep. Chris Stewart [R-UT2] (Sponsor) on Apr 23, 2015
“Tipton: BLM, Forest Service Grouse Plans a Setback for State and Local Grouse Preservation”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3, 2011-2020] (Co-sponsor) on May 28, 2015
Apr 23, 2015
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H.R. 1997 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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