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Waco Mammoth National Monument Establishment Act of 2009 (H.R. 1376)
July 9, 2009 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 9, 2009 -

Waco Mammoth National Monument Establishment Act of 2009 (H.R. 1376)
July 9, 2009 Full Committee Markup

Reporting H.R. 1376 out of Committee: Favorably reported to the House of Representatives, as amended, by voice vote.

Rep. Bishop of Utah Amendment #2 – Protecting Private Property Rights (View Roll Call Vote)
This amendment would protect the rights of private property landowners adjacent to the proposed Waco Mammoth National Monument in Waco, TX.  It prohibits the National Park Service from creating “buffer zones” outside of the monument boundaries on private lands and interfering with how private property owners use their lands. The amendment would ensure that zoning decisions continue to be made at the local level.

* For complete legislative action for the July 9, 2009 Full Committee Markup, click here.




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