H.R. 2876 (95th): Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act

Introduced:
Feb 01, 1977 (95th Congress, 1977–1978)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 39 (same title)
Passed House — May 19, 1978

Sponsor
Morris Udall
Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 39 (96th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Signed by the President
Dec 02, 1980

H.R. 39 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: May 19, 1978

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 1, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 01, 1977
Referred to Committee Feb 01, 1977
 
 
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2/1/1977--Introduced.
Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act -
Title I - National Park System
Designates specified public lands in the state of Alaska to be included as units of the National Park System.
Title II - National Wildlife Refuge System
Establishes specified areas in Alaska as units of the National Wildlife Refuge System.
Title III - National Wild and Scenic Rivers System
Lists rivers in Alaska which shall be wild rivers for purposes of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.
Title IV - National Forest System
Authorizes the President to add specified lands to the Tongass and Chugach National Forest in Alaska.
Title V - National Petroleum Reserve In Alaska
Directs the Secretary of the Interior to manage the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska in such a manner as to preserve subsistence lands for natives and to promote specified conservation objectives.
Title VI - Designation of Wilderness Areas
Designates specified Alaskan lands to be included in the National Wilderness Preservation System.
Title VII - General Administrative Provisions
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to designate subsistence management zones and to establish regulatory subsistence boards to further the preservation of subsistence lands for natives. Makes additional administrative provisions. Authorizes to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this Act.

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