Summary: H.R.6299 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6299. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/29/2018)

Nevada Lands Bill Technical Corrections Act of 2018

This bill modifies provisions concerning lands in Nevada. Specifically, the bill:

  • repeals the expedited program for the examination of unpatented mining claims within the mining townsites in Virginia City in Storey County;
  • requires the exterior boundaries of identified "subject federal land" in Storey County to be surveyed as the conveyed townsites;
  • requires implementation of a multispecies habitat conservation plan in Lincoln County;
  • provides for the implementation of certain rangeland and woodland restoration projects, particularly for pinyon-juniper dominated landscapes, in Lincoln County;
  • requires cooperative agreements for certain law enforcement and planning-related activities in Lincoln County;
  • provides for the use of certain land sale proceeds in Lincoln and White Pine Counties;
  • adjusts the boundaries of the Mt. Moriah Wilderness and Arc Dome Wilderness; and
  • establishes a deadline for a land conveyance to White Pine County.

The U.S. Postal Service shall designate a single zip code for Storey County.

The Department of the Interior shall realign a specified portion of an identified 2,640-foot wide corridor established on public land for utilities in Lincoln and Clark Counties.

The bill affirms and validates a certain patent for the benefit of desert tortoise and other species and their habitats in Clark County.

The Bureau of Land Management may issue a corrective patent for specified land in Lincoln County.