House Committee on Agriculture Chairman K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) and Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee Chairman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule. This rule further obscures the original intent of the Clean Water Act (CWA) by significantly expanding waters subject to federal jurisdiction.
H.R. 1002, Pisgah National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2009
A bill to adjust the boundaries of the Pisgah National Forest in McDowell County, North Carolina, and to authorize the purchase of privately held land by the U.S. Forest Service. Passed Committee by voice vote and ordered to be reported favorably to the House with the recommendation that it pass, July 29, 2009.
- H.R.1002 - Rep. Heath Shuler, D-N.C., (introduced 2/11/2009)
- H.R.1002 - Rep. Heath Shuler, D-N.C. (introduced 2/11/2009)
- Publication: Section by Section Analysis of H.R. 1002