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H.R.1157: Rattlesnake Mountain Public Access Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Doc Hastings, R-Wash.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 14, 2013
Latest Major Action June 12, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Rattlesnake Mountain Public Access Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to provide access to the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain in the Hanford Reach National Monument in the state of Washington for educational, recreational, historical, scientific, cultural, and other purposes.

Authorizes the Secretary to enter into cooperative agreements to facilitate access to the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain for guided tours, including motorized tours, and to maintain the access road to the summit.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 12, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
June 11, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 11, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 409 - 0 (Roll no. 213). (text: CR H3266)

June 11, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H3270)
June 11, 2013 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
June 11, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1157.
June 11, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3266-3267)
June 11, 2013 Mr. Hastings (WA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
June 6, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 69.
June 6, 2013 Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-99.
April 24, 2013 Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
April 24, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 24, 2013 Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs Discharged.
March 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.
March 14, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.