May 5, 2010
Resolution of Inquiry Requesting Additional Documents on the Secretary of Interior’s Proposed Treasured Landscape Initiative (H.Res. 1254)
May 5, 2010 Full Committee Markup
Reporting H.Res. 1254 out of Committee (View Roll Call Vote)
This Resolution of Inquiry directs the Secretary of the Interior to turn over to the House of Representatives specific information relating to Department of the Interior “brainstorming” sessions regarding management practices, including potential National Monuments designations. Internal documents from the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) revealed the Administration is planning to potentially designate up to 13 million acres as new National Monuments under the Antiquities Act.
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