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Lowell Observatory Conveyance Act

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A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to release reversionary and reserved interests in certain land in the Coconino National Forest in the State of Arizona.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/28/2019Introduced in Senate

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05/14/2019Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
Action By: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining
01/28/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Action By: Senate

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ]* 01/28/2019

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Senate Energy and Natural Resources01/28/2019 Referred to
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining05/14/2019 Hearings by

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Introduced in Senate (01/28/2019)

Lowell Observatory Conveyance Act

This bill directs the Forest Service, if the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, requests the conveyance of a certain parcel of land in Coconino National Forest that was originally conveyed by the United States to Percival Lowell and his heirs for observatory purposes, to convey all interest of the United States in such land to the observatory.