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  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.599   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment sought to require States to implement the June 30, 1983 Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement stream buffer zone rule, unless a State has a program with greater stream protection.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2824
    Sponsor: Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] (Offered 03/25/2014)
    Latest Action: 03/25/14 On agreeing to the Lowenthal amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 188 - 231 (Roll no. 138).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.499   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment sought to allow the Secretary of the Interior to continue to review actions that generally qualify for Categorical Exclusions to NEPA for possible Extraordinary Circumstances (e.g. Violations of a Federal law, or a State, local, or tribal law or requirement) which would then supersede the Categorical Exclusion and require further NEPA review.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1965
    Sponsor: Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] (Offered 11/19/2013)
    Latest Action: 11/20/13 On agreeing to the Lowenthal amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 194 - 228 (Roll no. 595). (consideration: CR H7275-7276)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.463   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment sought to clarify that the definition of Strategic and Critical Minerals includes only the minerals identified by the National Research Council (NRC) as strategic and critical minerals (and any additional minerals added by the Secretary that meet the NRCs criteria). Amendment also sought to clarify that the definition of Mineral Exploration or Mine Permit in the underlying legislation refers only to mineral exploration or mine permit for strategic and critical minerals.
    Amends Bill: H.R.761
    Sponsor: Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] (Offered 09/18/2013)
    Latest Action: 09/18/13 On agreeing to the Lowenthal amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 187 - 241 (Roll no. 466).