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house Bill H.R. 3294

State-Run Federal Lands Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Agriculture
      Conservation and Forestry
      Committee on Natural Resources
    IntroducedOctober 15th, 2013

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State-Run Federal Lands Act

Official Title

To establish a streamlined process through which a State may claim authority over and responsibility for management of Federal lands located in the State without claiming ownership of the land, and for other purposes.


State-Run Federal Lands Act - Authorizes a state to petition the Secretary of the Interior, with respect to National Park Service (NPS) or U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service land, or to the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA), with respect to Forest Service land, to enter into a cooperative agreement for state management of such federal land located in the state. Sets forth requirements for the approval or denial of petitions. Prescribes the contents of such cooperative agreements.

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