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Markup on H.R. 298, H.R. 585, H.R. 1308, H.R. 1846, H.R. 2798, H.R. 2799, and H.R. 2954
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:00 AM
Full Committee
1324 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515


Full Committee Markup on:

  • H.R. 298 (Rogers of KY), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to evaluate the significance of the Mill Springs Battlefield located in Pulaski and Wayne Counties, Kentucky, and the feasibility of its inclusion in the National Park System, and for other purposes.
  • H.R. 585 (Young of AK), To provide for the unencumbering of title to non-Federal land owned by the city of Anchorage, Alaska, for purposes of economic development by conveyance of the Federal reversion interest to the City, “Anchorage Land Conveyance Act of 2013”
  • H.R. 1308 (Hastings of WA), To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to reduce predation on endangered Columbia River salmon and other nonlisted species, and for other purposes, “Endangered Salmon and Fisheries Predation Prevention Act”
  • H.R. 1846 (Velazquez), To amend the Act establishing the Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site, and for other purposes, “Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site Amendments Act”
  • H.R. 2798 (Latta), To amend Public Law 106-206 to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to require annual permits and assess annual fees for commercial filming activities on Federal land for film crews of 5 persons or fewer.
  • H.R. 2799 (Latta), To establish the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee to advise the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture on wildlife and habitat conservation, hunting, recreational shooting, and for other purposes.
  • H.R. 2954 (Miller of FL), To authorize Escambia County, Florida, to convey certain property that was formerly part of Santa Rosa Island National Monument and that was conveyed to Escambia County subject to restrictions on use and reconveyance.

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Committee Action:

The Committee on Natural Resources met in open session on October 30, 2013, to consider the following bills:

H.R. 298 (Rogers of Kentucky), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to evaluate the significance of the Mill Springs Battlefield located in Pulaski and Wayne Counties, Kentucky, and the feasibility of its inclusion in the National Park System, and for other purposes.

The Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 298 by unanimous consent.

Adopted and favorably reported to the House of Representatives, as amended, by unanimous consent.

H.R. 585 (Young of Alaska), To provide for the unencumbering of title to non-Federal land owned by the city of Anchorage, Alaska, for purposes of economic development by conveyance of the Federal reversion interest to the City. "Anchorage Land Conveyance Act of 2013"

The Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 585 by unanimous consent.

Adopted and favorably reported to the House of Representatives by voice vote.

H.R. 1846 (Velázquez), To amend the Act establishing the Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site, and for other purposes. "Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site Amendments Act"

The Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 1846 by unanimous consent.

Adopted and favorably reported to the House of Representatives, as amended, by unanimous consent.

H.R. 2799 (Latta), To establish the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee to advise the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture on wildlife and habitat conservation, hunting, recreational shooting, and for other purposes.

The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 2799 by unanimous consent.

Adopted and favorably reported to the House of Representatives, as amended, by voice vote.

H.R. 2954 (Miller of Florida), To authorize Escambia County, Florida, to convey certain property that was formerly part of Santa Rosa Island National Monument and that was conveyed to Escambia County subject to restrictions on use and reconveyance.

The Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 2954 by unanimous consent.

Adopted and favorably reported to the House of Representatives by voice vote.

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