H.R.2284 - National Monument Designation Transparency and Accountability Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Labrador, Raul R. [R-ID-1] (Introduced 05/02/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/11/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2284 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/02/2017)
National Monument Designation Transparency and Accountability Act
This bill requires the President, before a national monument can be designated on public land, to obtain congressional approval, certify compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and determine that the state in which the monument is to be located has enacted legislation approving its designation.
The Department of the Interior may not implement restrictions on the public use of a national monument until the expiration of an appropriate review period providing for public input and congressional approval.