- EnactedSeptember 18th, 2013The President signed this bill into law
- The house Passed September 10th, 2013Roll Call Vote 408 Yea / 1 Nay
Committee on Natural Resources
- house Committees
- The senate Passed June 19th, 2013Passed by Voice Vote
Committee on Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroducedJanuary 24th, 2013
- senate Committees
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Powell Shooting Range Land Conveyance Act
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain Federal land to the Powell Recreation District in the State of Wyoming.
Powell Shooting Range Land Conveyance Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the Powell Recreation District in Wyoming, without consideration, the land managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in the Wind River District and identified as the Powell Gun Club for use as: (1) a shooting range, or (2) for any other public purpose consistent with the uses allowed under the Recreation and Public Purposes Act. Instructs the Secretary to require the District to pay all survey and other administrative costs necessary for the preparation and completion of any patents for, and transfers of title to, such land. Requires the conveyed land to revert, at the discretion of the Secretary, to the United States if such land ceases being used for a public purpose. Requires the District to agree in writing to: (1) pay administrative costs associated with such conveyance, including the costs of environmental, wildlife, cultural, or historical resources studies; and (2) release and indemnify the United States from claims or liabilities that may arise from the uses carried out on such land on or before this Act's enactment.