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H.R. 3113: Modernizing Access to Our Public Land Act

To require the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of Agriculture, and the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works to digitize and make publicly available geographic information system mapping data relating to public access to Federal land and waters for outdoor recreation, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Blake Moore

Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 8, 2022
Length: 3 pages
May 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 29, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 29, 2022.

Pub.L. 117-114

11 Cosponsors (8 Democrats, 3 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

the daily leader: tuesday, march 15, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 14, 2022

Heres how the lawmakers who represent Centre County in Congress voted March 11-17
    — Rep. Fred Keller [R-PA12] on Mar 22, 2022

the weekly leader: friday, march 11, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 12, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates H.R. 3113 will add $45 million in new spending through 2026.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 904: Modernizing Access to Our Public Land Act

Ordered Reported on Nov 18, 2021. 86% incorporated. (compare text)


May 11, 2021

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 8, 2021
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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

Jul 14, 2021
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 11, 2022
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Mar 15, 2022
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 15, 2022
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Apr 6, 2022
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 29, 2022
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3113 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3113. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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