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HCR008.............................................................by CUDDY FEDERAL LANDS TASK FORCE - Recognizing the activities and findings of the Federal Lands Task Force; endorsing its report to the State Board of Land Commissioners; supporting further action by the State Board of Land Commissioners; and urging action by the United States Congress. 01/14 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 01/15 Rpt prt - to Res/Con 02/04 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/05 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/08 3rd rdg - ADOPTED - 62-2-6 AYES -- Alltus, Barraclough, Barrett, Bieter, Black, Boe, Bruneel, Campbell, Chase, Clark, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Field(13), Field(20), Gagner, Geddes, Gould, Hadley, Hammond, Hansen(23), Hansen(29), Henbest, Hornbeck, Jaquet, Jones, Judd, Kellogg, Kempton, Kendell, Kjellander, Kunz, Lake, Limbaugh, Linford, Loertscher, Mader, Marley, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Mortensen, Moyle, Pischner, Pomeroy, Reynolds, Ridinger, Sali, Schaefer, Sellman, Stevenson, Stoicheff, Stone, Tilman, Tippets, Trail, Watson, Wheeler, Wood, Zimmermann, Mr Speaker NAYS -- Ringo, Robison Absent and excused -- Bell, Callister, Ellsworth, Smith, Taylor, Williams Floor Sponsor - Cuddy Title apvd - to Senate 02/09 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Res/Env 03/02 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 10th Ord 03/03 10th ord - ADOPTED - voice vote Title apvd - to House 03/04 To enrol 03/05 Rpt enrol - Sp signed 03/08 Pres signed - to Secretary of State
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature First Regular Session - 1999 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 8 BY CUDDY 1 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 2 RECOGNIZING THE ACTIVITIES AND FINDINGS OF THE FEDERAL LANDS TASK FORCE, 3 ENDORSING ITS REPORT TO THE STATE BOARD OF LAND COMMISSIONERS, SUPPORTING 4 FURTHER ACTION BY THE STATE BOARD OF LAND COMMISSIONERS AND URGING ACTION 5 BY THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS. 6 Be It Resolved by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 7 WHEREAS, in 1996 the Idaho Legislature passed Senate Bill 1354, authoriz- 8 ing the State Board of Land Commissioners to enter into a joint exercise of 9 powers agreement with the United States Forest Service regarding the manage- 10 ment of certain federal lands administered by the United States Forest Ser- 11 vice; and 12 WHEREAS, the State Board of Land Commissioners appointed a Federal Lands 13 Task Force and charged its members with examining alternative methods of man- 14 agement of federal lands in Idaho; and 15 WHEREAS, beginning in October, 1996, the Federal Lands Task Force met at 16 various locations throughout the state and received testimony from people rep- 17 resenting a wide range of interests and perspectives on the management of fed- 18 eral lands; and 19 WHEREAS, many of those appearing before the Federal Lands Task Force were 20 federal land management professionals who are deeply involved with and con- 21 cerned about the management of federal lands; and 22 WHEREAS, the current system of management of federal lands has caused 23 instability in at least one of Idaho's major industries, and has detrimentally 24 affected other industries in the state; and 25 WHEREAS, many Idaho communities depend on the natural resources and recre- 26 ational opportunities provided by federal lands to sustain economic stability 27 and the healthy, productive way of life to which members of those communities 28 are accustomed; and 29 WHEREAS, the State Board of Land Commissioners and the Idaho Department of 30 Lands have demonstrated their ability to efficiently, effectively, and law- 31 fully manage local public lands; and 32 WHEREAS, the Idaho Federal Lands Task Force has written and presented to 33 the State Board of Land Commissioners a report recommending new approaches to 34 the management of federally administered public lands; and 35 WHEREAS, industry and labor support the concepts presented in this report. 36 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the members of the First Regular Session 37 of the Fifty-fifth Idaho Legislature, the House of Representatives and the 38 Senate concurring therein, that we endorse the report submitted by the Federal 39 Lands Task Force to the Idaho Board of Land Commissioners, support further 40 action by the Idaho Board of Land Commissioners on the proposals contained in 41 the report, and urge the 106th Congress of the United States to pass legisla- 42 tion implementing the recommendations contained in the report.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 08630 The purpose of this legislation is to endorse the study presented to the State Board of Land Commissioners by the Federal Lands Task Force and to ask the 106th United States Congress to pass legislation implementing the recommendations contained there in. FISCAL NOTE No negative fiscal impact by this resolution. Contacts: Rep. Chuck Cuddy Sen. Judi Danielson Phone: 332-1000 STATEMENT OE PVRPOSE/ FISCAL NOTE Bill No. HCR 8