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Recent Federal Bills

Volume 44, Issue 20

H.R. 5123, Bill Introduced

would require the Secretary of Energy to implement country-of-origin disclosure requirements with respect to motor vehicle fuels.

S. 2616, Bill Introduced

would require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain federal land to Idaho County in Idaho.

S. 2613, Bill Introduced

would prohibit EPA from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent.

H.R. 5117, Bill Introduced

would make competitive awards to national estuary programs.

H.R. 5107, Bill Introduced

would amend Title 49, United States Code, to reduce the fuel economy obligations of automobile manufacturers whose fleets contain at least 50% fuel choice enabling vehicles.

S. 1865, Committee Action

would amend the prices set for Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamps and make limited waivers of stamp requirements for certain users.

S. 2610, Bill Introduced

would direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing the John P. Parker House in Ripley, Ohio, as a unit of the National Park System.

S. 2604, Bill Introduced

would authorize the sale of certain National Forest System land in Georgia.

S. 2603, Bill Introduced

would provide for the conveyance of certain National Forest System land in Louisiana.

S. 2602, Bill Introduced

would establish the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area in Washington.

H.R. 1786, Chamber Action

which would reauthorize the National Windstorm Impact Reduction Program, was passed by the House.

H.R. 5066, Bill Introduced

would reauthorize the National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program Act of 2005 through 2019.

H.R. 5086, Bill Introduced

would amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail.

H.R. 5078, Bill Introduced

would preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States.

H.R. 5077, Bill Introduced

would amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide guidance and clarification regarding issuing new and renewal permits.

H.R. 5075, Bill Introduced

would provide protections and certainty for private landowners related to resurveying certain federal land under the administrative jurisdiction of the BLM.

H.R. 5074, Bill Introduced

would amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to improve the transparency and oversight of land conveyances involving the sale, exchange, or other disposal of National Forest System lands or public lands under the jurisdiction of the BLM or the acquisition of non-federal lands for inclusion in the National Forest System or administration as public lands.

H.R. 4923, Chamber Action

which would make appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, was passed by the House.

H.R. 5073, Bill Introduced

would enhance consumer access to electricity information and allow for the adoption of innovative products and services to help consumers manage their energy usage.

H.R. 5072, Bill Introduced

would amend Title VI of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to establish a federal renewable electricity standard for retail electricity suppliers and a federal energy efficiency resource standard for electricity and natural gas suppliers.

H.R. 5069, Bill Introduced

would amend the Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp Act to increase in the price of Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamps to fund the acquisition of conservation easements for migratory birds.

H.R. 5060, Bill Introduced

would modify the requirements applicable to locatable minerals on public domain lands, consistent with the principles of self-initiation of mining claims.

H.R. 5058, Bill Introduced

would amend the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act to provide for state and tribal management and protection of wild free-roaming horses and burros

H.R. 5057, Bill Introduced

would amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to permit exemptions for external power supplies from certain efficiency standards.

H.R. 5052, Bill Introduced

would amend the ESA to protect and conserve species and the lawful possession of certain ivory in the United States.

S. 2595, Bill Introduced

would revise the authorized route of the North Country National Scenic Trail in northeastern Minnesota to extend the trail into Vermont to connect with the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.

S. 2593, Bill Introduced

would amend the FLAME Act of 2009 to provide for additional wildfire suppression activities and to provide for the conduct of certain forest treatment projects.

S. 2592, Bill Introduced

would promote energy production and security.

S. 2587, Bill Introduced

would amend the ESA to protect and conserve species and the lawful possession of certain ivory in the United States.

H.R. 5071, Bill Introduced

would preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to non-prohibited discharges of dredged or fill material under the CWA.