HR 857

Title: California Off-Road Recreation and Conservation Act
Author: Rep. Paul Cook (REP-CA)

Summary
<p><b>California Off-Road Recreation and Conservation Act</b></p> This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: <ul> <li> establish or designate wilderness areas, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, and a national scenic area; </li> <li> release specified wilderness study areas; </li> <li> adjust national park and preserve boundaries; and </li> <li> specify land withdrawals and conveyances. </li> </ul> <p> Specified federal land shall be taken into trust for the Lone Pine Paiute-Shoshone Tribe. </p> <p> Lands and interests in land, including improvements, outside the boundary of Joshua Tree National Park in California, may be acquired for the purpose of operating a visitor center. </p> <p>The bill makes amendments to the California Desert ...

Status
Introduced in House 02/03/2017
Introduced in House 02/03/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources. 02/03/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs. 02/16/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands. 02/16/2017
Subcommittee Hearings Held. 02/06/2018
Subcommittee on Federal Lands Discharged. 05/16/2018
Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Discharged. 05/16/2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 05/16/2018
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent. 05/16/2018
Mr. Bishop (UT) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. 06/25/2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5594-5603) 06/25/2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 857. 06/25/2018
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. 06/25/2018
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5594-5601) 06/25/2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 06/25/2018
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. 06/26/2018

Bill Text
06/26/2018 - HR 857 (Referred+in+Senate)
06/25/2018 - HR 857 (Engrossed+in+House)
08/16/2017 - HR 857 (Introduced+in+House)
02/03/2017 - HR 857 (Introduced+in+House)
02/03/2017 - HR 857 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Paul Cook (R-CA)
    () - U.S. Representative

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