Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

News & Analysis In the Congress Volume 49, Issue 12

S. 1317

would facilitate the availability, development, and environmentally responsible production of domestic resources to meet national material or critical mineral needs.

Natural Resources (generally)

H.R. 1225

would establish, fund, and provide for the use of amounts in a National Park Service and Public Lands Legacy Restoration Fund to address the maintenance backlog of the National Park Service, FWS, BLM, and the Bureau of Indian Education.

Environmental Law and Policy/Governance

H.R. 2114

would amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide federal financial assistance to states to implement, review, and revise state energy security plans.

Energy (generally)

S. 2094

would amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide federal financial assistance to states to implement state energy security plans.

Energy (generally)

S. 1602

would amend the United States Energy Storage Competitiveness Act of 2007 to establish a research, development, and demonstration program for grid-scale energy storage systems.

Energy (generally)

H.R. 4752

would accept land into trust for the benefit of the Prairie Island Indian Community as compensation to the tribe for tribal lands that have been rendered dangerous by the use and storage of highly toxic nuclear materials, some of which also have been inundated by flood waters, and release the United States from related claims.

Land Use (generally)

H.R. 4741

would provide that the Federal Communications Commission and communications service providers regulated by the Commission under the Communications Act of 1934 shall not be subject to certain provisions of NEPA and the National Historic Preservation Act with respect to the construction, rebuilding, or hardening of communications facilities following a major disaster or an emergency declared by the president.

Environmental Law and Policy/Governance

H.R. 4735

would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for certain facilities tha

Environmental Law and Policy/Governance

H.R. 4733

would amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to provide for a low-dose radiation basic resear

Radiation

H.R. 4737

would amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Under Secretary for Science and Technology of the Department of Homeland Security to research and develop approaches to mitigate the consequences of climate change on homeland security.

Climate Change (generally)