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Southwestern Oregon Watershed and Salmon Protection Act of 2017

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A bill to withdraw certain land located in Curry County and Josephine County, Oregon, from all forms of entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws, location, entry, and patent under the mining laws, and operation under the mineral leasing and geothermal leasing laws, and for other purposes.


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01/23/2017Introduced in Senate

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01/23/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
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Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]* 01/23/2017

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Senate Energy and Natural Resources01/23/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/23/2017)

Southwestern Oregon Watershed and Salmon Protection Act of 2017

This bill withdraws specified federal land in Curry and Josephine Counties in Oregon from: (1) entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws; (2) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws, and (3) operation under the mineral leasing and geothermal leasing laws.

The bill amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to revise the segment designations for the Chetco River in Oregon.

The federal land within the boundaries of such segments of the Chetco River is withdrawn from: (1) entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land laws; (2) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and (3) operation under the mineral leasing and geothermal leasing laws.