2147 112th CONGRESS
H. R. 2147
To prohibit the further extension or establishment
of national monuments in Utah except by express authorization of Congress.IN
THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 13, 2011
BISHOP of Utah (for himself and Mr. CHAFFETZ) introduced the following bill; which
was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources
prohibit the further extension or establishment of national monuments in Utah
except by express authorization of Congress.
enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America
in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the `Utah Land Sovereignty Act'.
2. LIMITATION ON FURTHER EXTENSION OR ESTABLISHMENT OF NATIONAL MONUMENTS IN UTAH.
The proviso of the last sentence of the first section of the Act of September
14, 1950 (64 Stat. 849, chapter 950; 16 U.S.C. 431a), is amended by inserting
`or Utah' after `Wyoming'.