H.R.1796 - America's Red Rock Wilderness Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-22] (Introduced 04/11/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Resources|
|Latest Action:||04/22/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Recreation and Public Lands.|
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Summary: H.R.1796 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
America's Red Rock Wilderness Act of 2003 - Designates specified lands in the following areas of Utah as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: (1) Great Basin; (2) Zion and Mojave Desert; (3) the Grand Staircase and the Escalante Canyons; (4) Moab-La Sal Canyons; (5) Henry Mountains; (6) Glen Canyon; (7) San Juan-Anasazi; (8) Canyonlands Basin; (9) San Rafael Swell; and (10) Book Cliffs and Uinta Basin.
Introduced in House (04/11/2003)
Sets forth administrative provisions regarding: (1) filing by the Secretary of the Interior of a map and a legal description of each designated wilderness area with appropriate congressional committees; (2) the exchange of State-owned lands within such areas; (3) Federal reservation of water rights; (4) measurement of setbacks for roads with wilderness; (5) authorized livestock grazing; and (6) withdrawal of such lands from disposition under certain public land laws.