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Short Title(s) as Introduced

Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To survey the gradient boundary along the Red River in the States of Oklahoma and Texas, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/08/2019Introduced in House

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02/05/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
01/08/2019Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/08/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (4)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11]* 01/08/2019

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Natural Resources01/08/2019 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands02/05/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/08/2019)

Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act

This bill directs the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to commission a survey to identify the South Bank boundary line with respect to land along a specified 116-mile stretch of the Red River in Oklahoma and Texas (the affected area).

The survey shall

  • adhere to the gradient boundary survey method;
  • span the length of the affected area;
  • be conducted by one or more independent third-party surveyors who are licensed and qualified to conduct official gradient boundary surveys, and selected by the Texas General Land Office and the Oklahoma Commissioners of the Land Office (the offices), and each affected federally recognized Indian tribe; and
  • be completed within two years of enactment of this bill.

The BLM shall only approve the survey, or a portion of it, that has the written approval of the offices and each affected tribe.

Surveys of individual parcels in the affected area shall be conducted according to the requirements for the survey of the South Bank boundary line.

After a survey for an individual parcel has been approved, the offices shall

  • publish a notice of the approval of such survey, and
  • furnish to any landowner a copy of such survey and any field notes related to the parcel of that landowner.