Federal Update: Priority Bills

PRIORITY BILLS TO DATE 11/2/03 (Bills inactive for apprx. 3 months have been deleted from this version.
For more information on those, please consult prior editions of Federal
or call Steve Robinson at 360 438-1180, ext. 317)

Bill # Sponsor Description Last Action/Status
S 14 Domenici Energy Policy Act
(rel bills:HR6,1644,S1005)
7/31/03 Senate Floor
S 195 Chafee (RI) Undrgrnd
Strage/SolidWaste Disp (IncTribes)
6/26/03 Senate Floor
S 247 Snowe (ME) Harmful Algal Bloom-Enviromental Impacts 10/28/03 Passed Senate
S 525 Levin (MI) National Aquatic
Invasive Species Act
6/17/03 C Env&PubWrks-heard
S 578 Inouye (HA) Tribal Govt.Amends to Homeland Security 7/30/03 SCIA Hearing Held
S 861 Hollings (SC) Coastal & Esturine Land Protection Act 10/1/03 Senate Floor
S 1107 Craig (WY) Recreational Fee
Act ‘03
9/9/03 C on Energy & Nat Res
S 1193* Wyden (OR) Cap.Construct.Fund
Qual.Withdrawal Act,‘03
6/5/03 C on Finance
S 1236 Campbell (CO) Tamarisk Control & Riparian Restoration Act 9/23/03 SC on Water & P-Hrng
S 1314 Bingaman (NM) Collaborative
Healthy Forest Act ‘03
7/22/03 C on Energy & Nat Res
S 1366 Allard (CO) Chronic Wasting 6/26/03 C E&PW
S 1401 McCain (AR) Reauthorizing NOAA 7/17/03 C on Science- ord reprt
S 1427 Bennett (UT) Ag Approps ‘04 7/17/03 Senate Floor
S 1453 Leahy (VT) Forestry &
Community Assistance Act ‘03
7/24/03 C on Ag, Nuit, Forestry
S 1454 Domenici (NM) National Drought
Preparation Act
7/24/03 C on Ag, Nuit, Forestry
S 1770 Campbell (CO) Indian $ Account
Claim Satisfaction Act ‘03
10/29/03 SCIA Hearing
HR37 Boehlert (NY) EPA-Cabinet Level 9/9/03 Comm on Govt
Ref- Hrng
HR238 Boehlert (NY) Energy Research
and Development
6/27/03 Hs Floor/Un Calendar
HR1856 Ehlers (MI) Harmful Algal
Bloom, Environment. Impacts
10/24/03 Resources-Extended
HR 1899 Young (AK) Cape Fox Land Entitlement Adjustment Act 10/15/03 House Floor
HR 1904 McInnis (CO) Healthy Forest Restoration Act 10/30/03 Passed Senate
HR1945 Thompson (CA) Pacific Salmon
Recovery Act
9/6/03 House Floor
HR 2057 McInnis (CO) Chronic Wasting
6/19/03 C’sAg/Res,
SC’s,Hr Hld
HR 2138 Ose (CA) Dept of
Environmental Protection Act
9/9/03 C on Govt. Reform
HR 2169 Leach (LA) National Forest
Protection & Restor.Act
6/20/03 To SC on 21st CentComp
HR2200 Udall (CO) Environmental
Justice Act, ‘03
6/2/03 C on Env & Haz Mats
HR 2310 Rahall (WV) Species
Protection/Cons.of Environment Act
6/9/03 SCon Forests&For.Health
HR2360* Capps (CA) Cap.Construct.Fund
Qual.Withdrawal Act,‘03
6/5/03 C’s
W&M, Armed Serv
HR2419 Rahall (WV) Native American
Sacred Lands Act
6/11/03 C on Resources
HR 2535 LaTourette (OH) Economic
Development Admin. Reauthor. Act
10/21/03 Passed Hs, To
HR 2557 Young (AK) WRDA 9/26/03 Passed Hs, To
Sen. EPW
HR 2636 Green (WI) Chronic Wasting 7/14/03 SC Livestock/Hortic
HR 2654 Vitter (LA) Rigs to Reefs Act
7/31/03 SC Energy, Min. Res.
HR 2673 Bonilla (TX) Ag Approps ‘04 7/24/03 Senate Floor
HR 2691 Taylor (NC) DOI & Related
Agencies Approps ‘04
10/28/03 Conference
HR 2693 Gilchrest (MD) Amends to Marine
Mammal Protection Act
9/25/03 Passed SC on Fish
HR 2871 Hastings (FL) National Drought
Preparedness Act ‘03
8/12/03 SC on Water & Power
HJR 73 Young (FL) Continuing
10/29/03 Senate Floor