All Information (Except Text) for S.1265 - Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM] (Introduced 06/23/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/23/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act of 2011
Official Titles - Senate
Official Titles as Introduced
A bill to amend the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to provide consistent and reliable authority for, and for the funding of, the land and water conservation fund to maximize the effectiveness of the fund for future generations, and for other purposes.
Actions Overview (1)
|06/23/2011||Introduced in Senate|
06/23/2011 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|06/23/2011||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
Action By: Senate
06/23/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
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|Senate Energy and Natural Resources||06/23/2011||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (06/23/2011)
Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act of 2011 - Amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to make permanent the authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
Makes monies covered into the Fund available for expenditure to carry out the purposes of the Act without further appropriation.
Requires not less than 1.5% of the annual authorized funding amount to be made available for projects that secure recreational public access to existing federal public land for hunting, fishing, and other recreational purposes.