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H.R.382: Preserve Land Freedom For Americans 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 Virginia Foxx, R-N.C.
Total Cosponsors 28 (All Republicans)
Introduced Jan. 23, 2013
Latest Major Action April 16, 2013
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Preserve Land Freedom For Americans Act - Requires the President, prior to designating a national monument, to obtain a state's approval for a monument located on federal land within the state.

Bars the Secretary of the Interior from implementing any restrictions on the public use of a national monument until the expiration of an appropriate review period providing for public input and state approval.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 16, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Feb. 6, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
Jan. 23, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.