Summary: H.R.4299 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4299. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/13/2000)

National Recreation Lakes Act - Requires the heads of Federal lake management agencies to: (1) treat recreation as an authorized purpose of each Federal manmade lake managed by such agencies; and (2) give recreation appropriate attention in all agency decisions and policies relating to such lakes.

Amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to provide for the participation of the Bureau of Reclamation and the Army Corps of Engineers in an existing recreation fee demonstration program.

Establishes the National Recreation Lakes Demonstration Program.

Authorizes the Federal share of costs to construct, reconstruct, or operate facilities for recreation at a Federal manmade lake to be 100 percent.