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

Introduced:

Jun 22, 2016

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Scott Tipton

Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 22, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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