Recent Federal Bills

Below are summaries of Bills Introduced, Committee Reports, Chamber Actions, and Public Laws in reverse chronological order.

would reauthorize the Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Initiative Act to promote the protection of the resources of the Northwest Straits.

would improve the permitting process for mining on federal land.

would address the forest health crisis on the National Forest System and public lands.

would amend FLPMA to authorize certain construction activities on public lands.

would provide for the establishment of a grazing management program on federal land in Malheur County, Oregon.

would recognize access to water, sanitation, electricity, heating, cooling, broadband communications, and public transportation as basic human rights and public services that must be accessible, safe, acceptable, sufficient, affordable, climate resilient, and reliable for every person.

would amend Title 10, U.S. Code, to require the national security strategy for national technology and industrial base to provide for the research and development of sustainable and secure food sources.

would require the Secretary of the Interior, in coordination with the Secretary of Agriculture, to establish a joint natural infrastructure science program.

would amend the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 to authorize appropriations for the U.S. Fire Administration and firefighter assistance grant programs.

would amend Public Law No. 91-378 to authorize activities relating to civilian conservation centers.