H.R.1517 - Land Reinvestment Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] (Introduced 03/31/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Resources; Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||06/16/2004 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1139) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1517 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Land Reinvestment Act - Amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to provide for the maintenance of certain Federal lands and waters.
Introduced in House (03/31/2003)
Eliminates instances in which certain appropriations from the Land and Water Conservation Fund can be used for: (1) acquisition; or (2) preacquisition work.
Withdraws authorization for the Secretary of the Interior to make certain types of minor revisions to the boundaries of the National Park System.
Strikes authorization for the Secretary to enter into contracts for: (1) the acquisition of lands and waters within the National Park System, the National Forest System, and the National Wildlife Refuge System; and (2) options to acquire land and waters in the National Park System.
Sets forth requirements for the Bureau of Land Management, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, the Forest Service, and the National Park Service to reduce backlogged maintenance. Requires such agencies to prioritize Federal lands under their respective jurisdictions according to contributions to the success of agency programs.