Recent Federal Bills

Below are summaries of Bills Introduced, Committee Reports, Chamber Actions, and Public Laws reported in the most recent issue of ELR's Weekly Update.

would codify certain regulations relating to endangered species and threatened species listing and critical habitat designation. 

would codify a FWS final rule relating to the designation of critical habitat under the ESA.

would codify certain regulations for interagency cooperation relating to endangered and threatened wildlife and plants. 

would codify a FWS final rule relating to endangered and threatened species. 

would codify certain regulations relating to the ESA. 

would reauthorize the Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Restoration Act. 

would assist tribal governments in the management of buffalo and buffalo habitat and the reestablishment of buffalo on Indian land.

would promote water supply reliability and improved water management for rural communities, the state of California, and the nation. 

would prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species in western waters. 

would require the Secretary of Energy to establish a battery material processing grant program and a battery manufacturing and recycling grant program.