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 Members Weigh in to Support Secure Rural Schools Extension

On December 18, a bipartisan group of 35 members of the House sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio)... (read more)

3 weeks ago | 0

Bi-Partisan Senate Letter Supporting Extension of PILT and SRS Funding Delivered to Leaders

On November 24, Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.)... (read more)

2 months ago | 0

NACo Issues Action Alert on PILT

Update on the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) Program:  Action Needed!​ As Congress returns after the elections, counties are calling on... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

NACo to Host Webinar on BLM Planning 2.0 Initiative

​ The National Association of Counties (NACo) invites you to join a webinar on Bureau of Land Management’s Planning 2.0 Initiative Thursday, November 13... (read more)

3 months ago | 0


 Featured Public Lands Documents


Committee Chair
Commission Chair Ron Walter
Chelan County, WA​

 Committee Info

Associate Legislative Director


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