H.R.1347: Meers Point Boundary Adjustment Act

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Raúl M. Grijalva, D-Ariz.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 21, 2013
Latest Major Action April 11, 2013
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Bill Summary

Meers Point Boundary Adjustment Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior, after completing a survey of Meers Point which covers those portions of lots 34, 35, 37, and 38 that are currently within the Imperial National Wildlife Refuge in Yuma County, Arizona, to convey to the current landowner or landowners of certain properties within such lots (grantees) by quitclaim deed that federal land that is within each grantee's lot.

Requires each grantee to pay a percentage of the total administrative costs incurred by the United States. Waives such payment respecting any conveyance of federal land to the state of Arizona.

Requires any proceeds paid to the Secretary to remain available for visitor services and resource protection at the Imperial National Wildlife Refuge.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 11, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.
March 21, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.