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S.352: Devil's Staircase Wilderness Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||public lands and natural resources|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Ron Wyden, D-Ore.|
|Total Cosponsors||1 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Feb. 14, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||June 21, 2013|
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|See it on||C-SPAN|
- Bill introduced in the Senate
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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.)
Devil's Staircase Wilderness Act of 2013 - Designates certain federal land in Oregon administered by the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as the Devil's Staircase Wilderness and as wilderness and a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
Specifies this Act's effect on: (1) Oregon's jurisdiction and responsibilities with respect to fish and wildlife, (2) protective perimeters and buffer zones around the Wilderness, (3) activities and uses outside of the boundary of the Wilderness, and (4) treaty rights of Indian tribes.
Transfers the administrative jurisdiction over BLM land north of the Umpqua River to the Forest Service.
Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate Franklin and Wasson Creeks in Oregon as wild rivers and as components of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Sys...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|June 21, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.|
|June 20, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.|
|June 20, 2013||Message on Senate action sent to the House.|
|June 20, 2013||Received in the House.|
|June 19, 2013||Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4717-4722; text as passed Senate: CR S4721)|
|April 22, 2013||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 59.|
|April 22, 2013||Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Wyden without amendment. With written report No. 113-28.|
|March 14, 2013||Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.|
|Feb. 14, 2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|