Home > newsroom > Page
Grazing Improvement Act (H.R. 657)
June 12, 2013 Full Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 12, 2013 -

Reporting H.R. 657 Out of Committee (Passed 25-17. View Roll Call Vote)
The bill will amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to extend the period of a term for permits and leases from 10 to 20 years for domestic livestock grazing on public lands or lands within national forests.

Labrador En Bloc – Technical Edits (Agreed to by Voice Vote)
This amendment makes technical edits and bill improvements.

Grijalva .047 – Administrative Fees to Reduce Grazing and other Unnecessary Regulations (Not Agreed to by Voice Vote)
This amendment collects a  unreasonable fee for each animal that would graze on public lands to discourage the uncontroversial practice of grazing.

* For complete legislative action for the June 12, 2013 Full Committee Markup, click here.


Contact: Committee Press Office 202-226-9019

Latest News

Speaker Appoints Members to Represent Committee Jurisdiction in House-Senate Energy Conference

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) appointed Republican lawmakers to serve on a conference committee charged with producing final energy and natural resource legislation (H.R. 8 / S. 2012), includi...... Read more

Bishop Issues Statement on PROMESA Advancing in House

The House Committee on Natural Resources today passed H.R. 5278, the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act, with a bipartisan vote of 29-10. Chairman Rob Bishop (R-UT) issued t...... Read more

Panel Highlights Technological Innovation in the 21st Century Mining Industry

Today, the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held an oversight hearing on “Exploring 21st Century Mining Safety, Environmental Control, and Technological Innovation.” The new culture of col...... Read more

View All News