Summary: S.1371 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (01/03/1996)

Snowbasin Land Exchange Act of 1995 - Requires the Secretary of Agriculture, subject to specified terms and conditions, to transfer certain lands within the Cache National Forest in Utah to the Sun Valley Company in exchange for specified Company lands of approximate equal value to become a part of the Wasatch or Cache National Forests as appropriate. Adjusts the boundaries of such Forests to encompass the lands. Requires such lands to be managed in accordance with the Weeks Act and other applicable laws, rules, and regulations of National Forest System lands.

Directs the Secretary and the Sun Valley Company to review the Snowbasin Ski Area Master Plan with respect to Phase I facilities. Allows the Secretary to modify such facilities upon mutual agreement with the Sun Valley Company or by imposing specified conditions. Requires the Secretary to submit the reviewed Master Plan (including any modifications made thereto) to specified congressional committees for a 30-day review after which the Secretary, unless otherwise directed by an Act of Congress, may issue all necessary authorizations for construction and operation of such facilities or modifications in accordance with specified procedures and provisions of this Act.