H.R. 5570: Western Colorado Wilderness Study Area Release Act

To release a Wilderness Study Area administered by the Bureau of Land Management in Jackson County, Colorado, that was not found suitable for wilderness designation, and to release residual Wilderness Study Area acreage in Mesa and Delta Counties, Colorado, that were excluded from their respective wilderness designations from continued management for wilderness characteristics.

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Jun 22, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 22, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 22, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Scott Tipton

Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
Length: 7 pages


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Jun 22, 2016

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