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H.R.4419: Sage-Grouse and Endangered Species Conservation and Protection Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about animals
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Sponsor Mark Amodei, R-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced April 8, 2014
Latest Major Action June 9, 2014
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Bill Summary

Sage-Grouse and Endangered Species Conservation and Protection Act - Amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to extend to five years the deadlines for determining whether there is substantial evidence in support of a petition to add or remove a species from the list of endangered or threatened species and the petition is warranted. Prohibits a petition from being considered for 10 years after either a determination is made that the petition is not warranted or a regulation to list a species is withdrawn.

Requires the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Commerce as appropriate (the Secretary) to make publicly available a cost-benefit analysis of listing the species when a petition is found to be warranted.

Prohibits the Secretary from adding to the list a species in a state in which the majority of lands are managed by the federal government, unless specified information is provided to the state.

Requires conservation measures to be conducted on Bu...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 9, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
April 22, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry.
April 8, 2014 Referred to House Judiciary
April 8, 2014 Referred to House Agriculture
April 8, 2014 Referred to House Natural Resources