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H.R. 1349 (115th): To amend the Wilderness Act to ensure that the use of bicycles, wheelchairs, strollers, and game carts is not prohibited in Wilderness Areas, and for other purposes.

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Tom McClintock

Sponsor. Representative for California's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

H.R. 1349 Restoring the Original Intent of the Wilderness Act to Allow Bicycles in Wilderness Areas
    — Rep. Tom McClintock [R-CA4] (Sponsor) on Dec 13, 2017

Tipton Voices Concern about Potential One-Size-Fits-All Land Management Approach, Says Local Voices Must be Consulted
    — Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] on Dec 8, 2017

H.R. 1349: Restoring the Original Intent of the Wilderness Act to Allow Bicycles in Wilderness Areas
    — Rep. Tom McClintock [R-CA4] (Sponsor) on Dec 7, 2017

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History

Mar 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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Dec 7, 2017
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 12, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 16, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 1349 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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