S.217 - A bill to amend the Denali National Park Improvement Act to clarify certain provisions relating to the natural gas pipeline authorized in the Denali National Park and Preserve.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK] (Introduced 01/24/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 115-109|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/14/2017 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 146. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.217 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate without amendment (06/14/2017)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)
(Sec. 1) This bill amends the Denali National Park Improvement Act to expand the nonwilderness areas of Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska where the National Park Service may issue right-of-way permits to construct a natural gas pipeline.
Additionally, the pipeline shall not be subject to agency approval under the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act.