H.R.3569 - Hart Mountain Transfer Act of 1998105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Robert [R-OR-2] (Introduced 03/26/1998)|
|Committees:||House - Resources|
|Latest Action:||04/02/1998 Executive Comment Requested from Interior.|
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Summary: H.R.3569 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/26/1998)
Hart Mountain Transfer Act of 1998 - Transfers administrative jurisdiction over certain lands in Lake County, Oregon, located adjacent to or within the Hart Mountain National Antelope Refuge from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Includes transferred lands within the Refuge.
Requires the BLM to retain jurisdiction over certain lands located south of the Refuge identified for cooperative management. Requires such lands that are within the Guano Creek Wilderness Study Area to be managed to maintain the values for which the Area was designated.
Transfers administrative jurisdiction over other specified lands adjacent to or within the Refuge from the Fish and Wildlife Service to the BLM. Removes such lands from the Refuge and designates them as public lands.