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H.R.4182: To provide that the Ozark National Scenic Riverways shall be administered in accordance with the general management plan for that unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

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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 Jason Smith, R-Mo.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 6, 2014
Latest Major Action Sept. 15, 2014
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Bill Summary

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

Adds the preservation of historical recreational activities as a purpose of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri.

Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from designating management zones in the Riverways, including but not limited to, "Developed," "Resource-based Recreation," "Natural," "Primitive," "Mixed-use River," "Seasonal Mixed-Use River," and "Nonmotorized River" zones.

Requires the Secretary to manage the Riverways in a manner that allows the public to engage in recreational horseback riding in areas of the park traditionally used for that purpose.

Requires the Secretary to manage the Riverways in a manner that: (1) allows maximum public access points to the riverways within the park for traditional recreational activities such as fishing, canoeing, ka...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 15, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 441.
Sept. 15, 2014 Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-594.
July 30, 2014 Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 15.
July 30, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 30, 2014 Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Discharged.
June 10, 2014 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
March 13, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
March 6, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.