Public Lands Steering Committee

All matters relating to federally-owned public lands including federal land ​management programs, natural resource revenue sharing payments, payments in lieu of taxes, and property tax immunity concerns.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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 From the Washington Watch blog

House Appropriations Subcommittee to Mark Up Bill that Includes FY15 Funding for PILT and would Block Funding for EPA's "Waters of the U.S." Proposed Rule

Action Needed!  Thank your members of Congress that serve on the Interior-Environment Appropriations Subcommittee and urge them to support Payment in... (read more)

2 weeks ago | 0

​FY 2015 Appropriations Process Moves Ahead

On April 9, the House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2015 Military Construction/​Veteran's Affairs and Legislative Branch Appropriations bills by voice vote.... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

​Agencies Release Administration’s National Wildland Fire Strategy

On April 9, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of the Interior released the Administration's National Cohesive Wildland... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

Endangered Species Act Reform Legislation Introduced

​On March 5, Sen. Mark Pryor (D-Ark.) introduced the Community Protection Act (S.2084), which requires the Interior Secretary to publish a draft... (read more)

4 months ago | 0


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Committee Chair
Commissioner Mike Murray
Lewis ​and Clark County, MT

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