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

Bishop: Obama Administration’s Final Species Petition Regulations Demonstrate Need for ESA Reform

Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced final revisions to regulations governing the petition process under the Endangered Species Act (...... Read more

Bishop: Native Hawaiian Rule is Unconstitutional

Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior issued the final rule to create a Native Hawaiian government. The rule, which is highly disputed and raises difficult constitutional issues, includes new adm...... Read more

Bishop: Obama Administration is Exploiting Native Americans to Advance Their Extreme Environmental Agenda

Today, the U.S. Departments of the Army, the Interior and Justice invited tribal leaders to participate in government-to-government consultations on infrastructure permitting. Chairman Rob Bishop (R-U...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

Field Hearing on Tribal Prosperity and Self-Determination through Energy Development
Committee on Natural Resources | 490 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87501
View All Events