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Molalla River amendment to the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (H.R. 2781)
October 28, 2009 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 28, 2009 -

Molalla River amendment to the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (H.R. 2781)
October 28, 2009 Markup

Reporting H.R. 2781 out of Committee (View Roll Call Vote)
This bill would designate segments of the Mollala River in Oregon as components of the Wild and Scenic River Systems. Democrats refused to allow an amendment by Rep. Rob Bishop that would restore rural community funding by directing the Secretary of the Interior to identify and reclassify equivalent BLM land available for timber production.

* For complete legislative action for the October 28, 2009 Full Committee Markup, click here.

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