H. R. 1349
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 2, 2017
Mr. McClintock (for himself, Mr. Hunter, Mr. Westerman, and Mr. Pearce) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources
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.
Use of certain wheeled devices not prohibited in Wilderness Areas
Section 4(c) of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(c)) is amended by adding at the end the following:
Nothing in this section shall prohibit the use of motorized wheelchairs, non-motorized wheelchairs, non-motorized bicycles, strollers, wheelbarrows, survey wheels, measuring wheels, or game carts within any wilderness area..