H.R.2044 - America's Red Rock Wilderness Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] (Introduced 04/06/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/19/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2044 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/06/2017)
America's Red Rock Wilderness Act
This bill designates specified lands in the following areas of Utah as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: (1) Great Basin, (2) Grand Staircase-Escalante, (3) Moab-La Sal Canyons, (4) Henry Mountains, (5) Glen Canyon, (6) San Juan-Anasazi, (7) Canyonlands Basin, (8) San Rafael Swell, and (9) Book Cliffs and Uinta Basin.
The bill sets forth administrative requirements for: (1) the exchange of state-owned lands within such areas, (2) federal reservation of water rights, (3) measurement of setbacks for roads with wilderness, (4) authorized livestock grazing, and (5) withdrawal of such lands from disposition under certain public land laws.