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S.360: Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2013
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||Tom Udall, D-N.M.|
|Total Cosponsors||10 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Feb. 14, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Sept. 10, 2013|
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Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2013 - (Sec. 2) Amends the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to rename: (1) the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 as the Public Lands Service Corps Act of 1993, and (2) the Public Lands Corps as the Public Lands Service Corps (the Corps).
(Sec. 4) Establishes the Corps in the Department of Commerce (as well as in the Department of Agriculture [USDA] and the Department of the Interior, as under current law).
Requires: (1) the establishment of a department-level office within the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for the coordination of Corps activities; and (2) designation of a Corps coordinator for each agency within the Departments of the Interior, of Agriculture, and of Commerce that administers such activities.
Lowers from 16 to 15 the minimum age for a Corps participant. Maintains the current maximum age at 25, but raises it to 35 for a military vete...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Sept. 10, 2013||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 179.|
|Sept. 10, 2013||Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Wyden with amendments. With written report No. 113-101.|
|June 18, 2013||Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.|
|April 25, 2013||Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 113-28.|
|Feb. 14, 2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|