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H.R.361: Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection 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 Dave Reichert, R-Wash.
Total Cosponsors 3 (All Democrats)
Introduced Jan. 23, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 22, 2014
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Bill Summary

Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection Act - (Sec. 2) Designates certain land in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest in the state of Washington, which shall be considered to become a part of the Alpine Lakes Wilderness, as wilderness and as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.

Declares that this Act shall have no effect on overflights of military aircraft or the authority to carry out wildfire prevention activities.

(Sec. 3) Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Middle Fork Snoqualmie River as wild and scenic rivers and the entirety of the Pratt River as a wild river. Prohibits acquisition by condemnation of any land or interest in land within the boundaries of such river segments and excludes private or non-federal public property unless the owner of the property has consented in writing to having it included.

(Sec. 4) Prohibits anything in this Act ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 22, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 517.
Dec. 22, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-686.
July 30, 2014 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
July 30, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 30, 2014 Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Discharged.
July 23, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Feb. 12, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
Jan. 23, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.