Home > newsroom > Page
Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and Opportunities Act (H.R. 2834)
November 17, 2011 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 17, 2011 -

Reporting H.R. 2834 Out of Committee (Passed 29-14. View Roll Call Vote)
This bill establishes that fishing, hunting, and shooting are important traditional activities that have a key place on our National Forests and public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).

Grijalva Amendment #001 – Prohibits Hunting, Fishing and Shooting in Wilderness Areas (Failed 14-27. View Roll Call Vote)
This amendment would remove the section of the bill that protects hunting, fishing and shooting sports activities in Wilderness Areas.

Grijalva Amendment #002 – Weakens Protection for Hunting, Fishing, and Shooting on Federal Lands (Failed 16-27. View Roll Call Vote)
This amendment would remove the section of the bill that strengthens protection for hunting, fishing and shooting sports under federal land management laws.

* For complete legislative action for the November 17, 2011 Full Committee Markup, click here.




Latest News

Panel Decries Natural Resources Laws Led Astray, Outlines Local Consequences of Executive Overreach

Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held the first of a series of oversight hearings to examine the impacts of federal natural resources laws gone astray. The panel focused on thre...... Read more

Op-Ed: "Time to Modernize the Antiquity Act"

NOTE: “Consider how far the Antiquities Act has strayed from its original intent: The act states that monument designations should be limited to “the smallest area compatible with proper care and mana...... Read more

Community Reclamation Partnerships Act Draws Bipartisan Support

Today, the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a legislative hearing on the “Community Reclamation Partnerships Act” (Rep. Darin LaHood, R-IL), discussion draft legislation to authorize ...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

No upcoming scheduled events

View All Events