Summary: H.R.644 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (04/19/1990)

East Fork of the Jemez River and the Pecos River Wild and Scenic Rivers Addition Act of 1989 - Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the East Fork of the Jemez and Pecos Rivers, New Mexico, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. Withdraws Federal lands within such segments from appropriation under the U.S. mining and mineral leasing laws. Prohibits any patent from being issued for the surface estate with respect to any mining claim located on such lands, except for mining operations on any valid existing claim.