H.R.699 - Mount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Walden, Greg [R-OR-2] (Introduced 01/24/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||02/28/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.699 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (02/27/2017)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)
Mount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act
(Sec. 2) This bill amends the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to revise details of the Cooper Spur-Government Camp land exchange between the United States and Oregon.
After the final appraised value of the federal and nonfederal lands is determined and approved by Department of Agriculture (USDA), USDA shall not be required to reappraise or update that value for up to three years, unless the condition of any of the lands is significantly and substantially altered by fire, windstorm, or other events.
The bill expresses the intent of Congress that the land exchange be completed within one year of this bill's enactment.
The bill revises conveyance conditions regarding reservation of a conservation easement to protect identified wetland, reservation of a nonexclusive trail easement, and equalization of values of the exchange properties.