Summary

                            A bill to designate the Cerro del Yuta and Rio San Antonio Wilderness Areas in the State of New Mexico, and for other purposes.

Introduced in Senate
Cerros del Norte Conservation Act 

 This bill designates the Cerro del Yuta Wilderness (comprising approximately
13,420 acres) and Rio San Antonio Wilderness (comprising approximately 8,120
acres) within the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument in New Mexico as
wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System. 

 The bill releases specified public land within the San Antonio Wilderness Study
Area not designated as wilderness by this bill from further study for such a
designation.

 The bill requires the wilderness areas to be administered as components of the
National Landscape Conservation System.



                        

Actions

  • Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 54.

    May 3rd, 2017
  • Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Murkowski without amendment. With written report No. 115-40.

    May 3rd, 2017
  • Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Murkowski without amendment. With written report No. 115-40.

    May 3rd, 2017
  • Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.

    Mar 30th, 2017
  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

    Feb 16th, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Feb 16th, 2017