About the bill
H.R. 3905 would require Congressional approval for mineral withdrawal and monument designation in National Forest System lands in the Minnesota. The bill would also allow for the renewal of mineral leases in the area and would ensure that future leases remain valid and renewed, consistent with current law. Finally, the bill excludes the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness from these provisions and requires environmental review of any leases issued under the bill.
In January of 2017 the Obama Administration proposed a federal mineral withdrawal of National Forest System lands ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 1, 2017
Length: 5 pages
H.R. 3905 is a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 3905 — 115th Congress: Minnesota’s Economic Rights in the Superior National Forest Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr3905
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