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senate Bill S. 23

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act

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Title

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act

Official Title

A bill to designate as wilderness certain land and inland water within the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in the State of Michigan, and for other purposes.

Summary

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act - Designates specified land and inland water within the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Michigan, to be known as the Sleeping Bear Dunes Wilderness, as wilderness and as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System. Requires the boundary of the Wilderness to be: (1) 100 feet from the centerline of adjacent county roads, and (2) 300 feet from the centerline of adjacent state highways. Specifies this Act's effect on: (1) the maintenance and improvement of roads located outside the boundary of the Wilderness; (2) Michigan's jurisdiction with respect to the management of fish and wildlife, including hunting and fishing, within the National Lakeshore; and (3) any treaty rights or any existing valid private property rights.

bill Progress


  • EnactedMarch 13th, 2014
    The President signed this bill into law
  • The house Passed March 4th, 2014
    Passed by Voice Vote
      house Committees
      National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
      Committee on Natural Resources
  • The senate Passed June 19th, 2013
    Passed by Voice Vote
      senate Committees
      Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
    IntroducedJanuary 22nd, 2013

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