Federal - S 569

A bill to amend title 54, United States Code, to provide consistent and reliable authority for, and for the funding of, the Land and Water Conservation Fund to maximize the effectiveness of the Fund for future generations, and for other purposes.

Introduced

March 8, 2017

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A bill to amend title 54, United States Code, to provide consistent and reliable authority for, and for the funding of, the Land and Water Conservation Fund to maximize the effectiveness of the Fund for future generations, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 50

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  • Nov. 14, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Schumer, (D-N.Y.)
  • Oct. 9, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Warner, (D-Va.)
  • Oct. 3, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Leahy, (D-Vt.)
  • Oct. 2, 2018 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.

    Oct. 2, 2018 — Committee Vote: Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization — 10-Year Authorization
    M. Lee, R-Utah —

    Amendment that would reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 10 years until 2028. It would also introduce a 60 percent/40 percent revenue split between state and federal government spending under the program. It would also prevent the adding of additional land should the maintenance backlog of existing land total more than $1 billion. It also requires a notification to Congress of a purchase of land exceeding $50,000 per acre.

    Amendment that would reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 10 years until 2028. It would also introduce a 60 percent/40 percent revenue split between state and federal government spending under the program. It would also prevent the adding of additional land should the maintenance backlog of existing land total more than $1 billion. It also requires a notification to Congress of a purchase of land exceeding $50,000 per acre.

    Rejected 7-16.

    Oct. 2, 2018 — Committee Vote: Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization — 25-Year Authorization
      Barrasso, R-Wyo. —

    Amendment that would reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 25 years. It also would require a 60 percent/40 percent split between spending under the program by state and federal governments.

    Amendment that would reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 25 years. It also would require a 60 percent/40 percent split between spending under the program by state and federal governments.

    Rejected 7-16.

    Oct. 2, 2018 — Committee Vote: Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization — Land Acquisition Limits
      M. Lee, R-Utah —

    Amendment that would place a limit on the acquisition of new land under the Land and Water Conservation Fund should the non-road deferred maintenance backlog on federal land is greater than $1 billion.

    Amendment that would place a limit on the acquisition of new land under the Land and Water Conservation Fund should the non-road deferred maintenance backlog on federal land is greater than $1 billion.

    Rejected 7-16.

    Oct. 2, 2018 — Committee Vote: Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization — 10-Year Authorization
      M. Lee, R-Utah —

    Amendment that would reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 10 years until 2028.

    Amendment that would reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 10 years until 2028.

    Rejected 4-19.

    Oct. 2, 2018 — Committee Vote: Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization — State Spending Report
      M. Lee, R-Utah —

    Amendment that would require the Interior and Agriculture secretaries to jointly report to Congress annually on the amounts from the Land and Water Conservation Fund spent by states in the previous year. It would require the report to include a breakdown of how states spent the funds on programs and activities, including federal land acquisitions and state grants.

    Amendment that would require the Interior and Agriculture secretaries to jointly report to Congress annually on the amounts from the Land and Water Conservation Fund spent by states in the previous year. It would require the report to include a breakdown of how states spent the funds on programs and activities, including federal land acquisitions and state grants.

    Adopted by voice vote.

    Oct. 2, 2018 — Committee Vote: Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization — Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full Senate (en bloc) 16-7.
  • Aug. 23, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Donnelly, (D-Ind.)
  • Aug. 1, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Daines, (R-Mont.)
  • July 25, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Graham, L. (R-S.C.)
  • July 12, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gardner, (R-Colo.)
  • April 9, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)
  • March 13, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murray, (D-Wash.)
  • March 8, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Jones, (D-Ala.)Smith, (D-Minn.)
  • Feb. 13, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    King, A. (I-Maine)
  • Feb. 5, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Collins, S. (R-Maine)Kaine, (D-Va.)
  • Oct. 18, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Booker, (D-N.J.)
  • June 20, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Menendez, (D-N.J.)
  • June 15, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murphy, C. (D-Conn.)
  • June 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Duckworth, (D-Ill.)
  • May 22, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cortez Masto, (D-Nev.)
  • May 18, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Nelson, (D-Fla.)
  • May 10, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • May 9, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Harris, K. (D-Calif.)
  • May 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)
  • May 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Warren, (D-Mass.)
  • April 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hassan, (D-N.H.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • April 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Alexander, (R-Tenn.)
    (In the legislative day that began on April 4, 2017.)
  • April 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Durbin, (D-Ill.)
  • March 9, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Udall, (D-N.M.)
  • March 8, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 21

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Franken, (D-Minn.)Merkley, (D-Ore.)
    Bennet, (D-Colo.)Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Sanders, (I-Vt.)
    Burr, (R-N.C.)Heinrich, (D-N.M.)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)
    Cardin, (D-Md.)Hirono, (D-Hawaii)Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
    Casey, (D-Pa.)Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
    Coons, (D-Del.)Manchin (D-W.Va.)Tester, (D-Mont.)
    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)Markey, (D-Mass.)Wyden, (D-Ore.)
  • March 8, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Energy and Natural Resources.Congressional Record p. S1689