S.941 - Yellowstone Gateway Protection Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Introduced 04/25/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/26/2017 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.941 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/25/2017)
Yellowstone Gateway Protection Act
This bill withdraws specified National Forest System land in the Custer Gallatin National Forest in Park County, Montana, identified on the map titled "Emigrant Crevice Proposed Withdrawal Area," dated November 10, 2016, from: (1) location, entry, and patent under mining laws; and (2) disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral and geothermal leasing.
Any land within the withdrawal area that is acquired by the federal government after enactment of this bill must be immediately withdrawn in accordance with this bill.