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Short Titles as Introduced

Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2006

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Official Title as Introduced

To authorize and direct the exchange and conveyance of certain National Forest land and other land in southeast Arizona.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
12/05/2006Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
12/18/2006Referred to the Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health.
Action By: Committee on Resources
12/05/2006Referred to the House Committee on Resources.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/05/2006Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E2104)
Action By: House of Representatives
12/05/2006Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Pastor, Ed [D-AZ-4]* 12/05/2006
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-2]* 12/05/2006
Rep. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ-6] 12/08/2006

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Resources12/05/2006 Referred to
House Resources Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health12/18/2006 Referred to

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Introduced in House (12/05/2006)

Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2006 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (the Secretary) to convey to Resolution Copper Mining, LLC, all, right, title, and interest of the United States in and to specified federal land in Pinal county, Arizona, in exchange for Resolution Copper conveying to the United States title to: (1) the Secretary to specified non-federal land in Gila, Yavapai, Maricopa, Pinal, and Coconino counties, Arizona, and (2) the Secretary of the Interior to specified non-federal land in Pinal, Santa Cruz, and Gila counties, Arizona.

Directs the Secretary to convey specified land in Pinal county to the town of Superior, Arizona.

Instructs Resolution Copper to deliver to the Secretary an executed document reviewed by, and acceptable to, the Secretary which grants a permanent conservation easement to the easement area (the surface estate of the Apache Leap Natural and Cultural Resource Conservation Easement Area) to one or more of the following grantees: (1) a qualified unit of government or Indian tribe; or (2) a land trust or other qualified organization. Requires Resolution Copper the grantee or grantees, in consultation with the town, the Secretary, interested Apache Indian tribes, and other interested parties, to determine whether the area covered by the easement should be managed to establish additional cultural and historic resource protections or measures.

Directs: (1) the Secretary, in consultation with Resolution Copper, the town, and other interested parties, to construct in the Global Ranger District of the Tonto National Forest one or more replacement campgrounds for the Oak Flat Campground; and (2) the Secretary of the Interior to immediately convey to the Arizona State Parks Board approximately 2,000 acres of land under such Secretary's jurisdiction within the exterior boundary of the proposed Tam O'Shanter Area State Park for the establishment of such Park.

Requires the Secretary of the Interior, immediately upon request by the Board, to grant the Board a right-of-way for a State Park access road across any federal lands on the Tam O' Shanter Access Road in order to provide public access to the proposed State Park.