Summary: H.R.5586 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (10/12/1979)

California Wilderness Act of 1979 - Designates specified lands within specified national forests within California as wilderness areas and additions to wilderness areas.

Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to administer such lands.

Requires that lands designated for multiple use other than wilderness pursuant to the Roadless Area Review and Evaluation be managed according to the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resource Planning Act of 1974.