SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS, FORESTS AND PUBLIC LANDS
1324 Longworth House Office Building
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Press Release - Chairman Bishop Questions Obama Admin on Egregious Abuse of Taxpayer Dollars by Federal Employees (3/8/2012)
LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:
H.R. 752 (Schrader), To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Molalla River in the State of Oregon, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. “Molalla River Wild and Scenic Rivers Act”
H.R. 1415 (DeFazio), To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to make technical corrections to the segment designations for the Chetco River, Oregon. “Chetco River Protection Act of 2011”
H.R. 3377 (Amodei), To designate the Pine Forest Range Wilderness area in Humboldt County, Nevada. “Pine Forest Range Recreation Enhancement Act of 2011”
H.R. 3436(DeFazio), To expand the Wild Rogue Wilderness Area in the State of Oregon, to make additional wild and scenic river designations in the Rogue River area, and to provide additional protections for Rogue River tributaries, and for other purposes.
Today, the House passed the “Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act” (WIIN) by a vote of 360-61. Provisions from the House Committee on Natural Resources included in the bill will bring ......
Today, the House passed H.R. 4680, the “National Park Service Centennial Act” (Chairman Rob Bishop, R-UT), bipartisan legislation to equip the National Park Service (NPS) with the tools to better mana......
Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held an oversight hearing to examine decades of data manipulation at the United States Geological Survey (USGS), generally recognized as a preem......