Summary: H.R.1769 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (03/18/2010)

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on March 11, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection Act - Designates certain land in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest in the state of Washington comprising approximately 22,173 acres within the proposed Alpine Lakes Wilderness additions boundary, which shall be considered to become a part of the Alpine Lakes Wilderness, as wilderness and as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.

Makes any land and interests within the proposed additions boundary which are acquired by the United States part of such Wilderness.

Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate the Middle Fork Snoqualmie and Pratt Rivers in Washington state as scenic and/or wild rivers.