H.R.6299 - Nevada Lands Bill Technical Corrections Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] (Introduced 06/29/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources; Oversight and Government Reform | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-971|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/26/2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6299 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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.