All Information (Except Text) for S.3437 - A bill to establish a procedure for the conveyance of certain Federal property around the Dickinson Reservoir in the State of North Dakota.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hoeven, John [R-ND] (Introduced 09/28/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/28/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
There is 1 version of this bill. View text
Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries
Actions Overview (1)
|09/28/2016||Introduced in Senate|
09/28/2016 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|09/28/2016||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
Action By: Senate
09/28/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
|Sen. Heitkamp, Heidi [D-ND]*||09/28/2016|
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Related Documents|
|Senate Energy and Natural Resources||09/28/2016||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in Senate (09/28/2016)
This bill directs the Commissioner of Reclamation to: (1) provide to the holder of a permit for a cabin site located on federal property around the Dickinson Reservoir in North Dakota the first option to purchase the site for fair market value; and (2) convey to a permittee who exercises such option all U.S. interest in the site, easements for access to the site, a dock for the site, and the improvements on it.
Beginning two years after enactment of this bill: (1) if a permittee has not exercised such option, the Commissioner shall transfer the site to Dickinson Parks & Recreation in Dickinson, North Dakota (the Department), without cost; and (2) the Commissioner shall transfer to the Department, without cost, land currently managed by the Department on which no cabin is located.
Each such conveyance and transfer shall be made subject to specified mineral rights and rights-of-way of third parties.
A permittee may not build any new permanent structure below an elevation of 2,430 feet. If a permittee builds such a structure, the permittee's site shall revert to the Department.
Revenues from a sale of federal land pursuant to this bill shall be made available to the Commissioner for: (1) the costs of carrying out this bill, and (2) deferred maintenance activities relating to the operation of the dam in the Dickinson Reservoir.