H.R.2993 - To provide for the collection of fees for the making of motion pictures, television productions, and sound tracks in National Park System and National Wildlife Refuge System units, and for other purposes.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hefley, Joel [R-CO-5] (Introduced 11/09/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 105-678|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/16/1998 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2993 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/15/1998)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to permit the use of lands and facilities for the making of any motion picture, television production, soundtrack, or similar project if such use is appropriate and will not impair the values and resources of such lands and facilities.
Provides for permit fees and distribution of amounts collected, bonding and insurance, and a penalty for noncompliance with regulations.