Recent Federal Bills

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

would include phosphate and potash on the final list of DOI critical minerals.

would amend the Internal Revenue Code to establish a credit for the domestic production of rare earth magnets.

would establish a one-year moratorium on the enrollment of land in the conservation reserve program under the Food Security Act and to prohibit the enrollment of prime farmland in such program.

would require the Secretary of the Interior to prepare a programmatic EIS allowing for adaptive management of certain federal land in Malheur County, Oregon.

would require the president develop a national strategy for utilizing microreactors to assist with natural disaster response efforts.

would establish an interagency committee on global catastrophic risk.

would amend the Agricultural Credit Act to waive the cost share requirement under the emergency forest restoration program for land damaged by the Hermit's Peak/Calf Canyon Fire.

would direct the Administrator of EPA to amend regulations relating to exemptions for engines and equipment for purposes of national security.

would make appropriations for DOI, EPA, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2023.

would amend the Internal Revenue Code to establish a deduction for attorney fees awarded with respect to certain wildfire damages and exclude from gross income settlement funds received with respect to such damages.