H.R.3388 - Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Protection Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] (Introduced 11/04/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 112-603|
|Latest Action:||07/24/2012 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.3388 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (07/23/2012)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on July 17, 2012. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Protection Act - Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate for study for potential addition to the national wild and scenic rivers system specified segments of the Beaver, Chipuxet, Queen, Wood, and Pawcatuck Rivers in Rhode Island and Connecticut.
Requires the study of such rivers' designation to: (1) include the effect of designation on existing commercial and recreational activities, energy production and transmission infrastructure, and the authority of state and local governments to manage such activities; and (2) identify authorities allowing the influence of local land use decisions or restrictions on non-federal land, condemnation authorities, and all private property located in the study area.