Legislative: On Mineral Leasing Bills

Energy and Mineral Resources Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018 Time: 02:00 PM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1324


  • H.R. 4644 (Rep. Greg Gianforte of Montana) To withdraw certain National Forest System land in the Emigrant Crevice area located in the Custer Gallatin National Forest, Park County, Montana, from the mining and mineral leasing laws of the United States, and for other purposes. Yellowstone Gateway Protection Act.
  • H.R. 5859 (Rep. Scott Tipton of Colorado) To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to require that a portion of revenues from new Federal mineral and geothermal leases be paid to States for use to supplement the education of students in kindergarten through grade 12 and public support of institutions of higher education, and for other purposes. Education and Energy Act of 2018.


  1. Mr. Colin Davis
    Chico Hot Springs Resort
    Pray , Montana
  2. Ms. Raina Rippel
    SWPA Environmental Health Project
    McMurray , Pennsylvania
  3. Ms. Rose Pugliese
    Mesa County, CO
    Grand Junction , Colorado