Live Webcast: House panel to hold hearing on bills related to National Monuments
April 16, 2013
Today, at 10 a.m. (EDT), the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation, chaired by Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah), will hold a hearing on several bills, including H.R. 250, H.R. 382, H.R. 432, H.R. 758, H.R. 1512, H.R. 1434, H.R. 1439, H.R. 1459 and H.R. 885, related to National Monuments. These bills would allow greater transparency and more input from states and Congress before the disposition of any proclamations pursuant to the Antiquities Act of 1906. National Monument areas could potentially prohibit off-highway riding in the affected areas.
To view a live webcast of the hearing, please click here: http://naturalresources.house.gov/calendar/eventsingle.aspx?EventID=327051.