H.R.1740 - To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate a segment of Illabot Creek in Skagit County, Washington, as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] (Introduced 05/05/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 112-320|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/06/2012 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1740 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (06/05/2012)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on December 8, 2011. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate a specified segment of the Illabot Creek in Skagit County, Washington, as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
Prohibits the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) from acquiring lands or interests within the boundaries of the Illabot Creek Wild and Scenic River by condemnation.
Specifies this Act's effect on the creation of protective perimeters and buffer zones.
Prohibits the inclusion of private and non-federal property within the River's boundaries without the owner's written consent.