Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for Division A of H.R. 3354 - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

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Listed in Alphabetical Order

September 6, 2017 4:59 PM

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Bacon (NE), Gosar (AZ)

#113

REVISED Reduces the US Fish and Wildlife land acquisition account by 4,000,000 and redirects funds to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Endangered Species delisting efforts.

Bacon (NE)

#171

LATE WITHDRAWN Redirect USFWS Land Acquisition money above the president’s budget request to USFWS’s ESA species delisting efforts.

Barragán,  (CA)

#178

LATE Removes language preventing funding for further implementation of the coastal and marine spatial planning and ecosystem-based management components of the National Ocean Policy developed under Executive Order 13547.

Barragán,  (CA)

#179

LATE Ensures that none of the funds made available by this Act may be used to close a regional office of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Barragán,  (CA)

#180

LATE Removes language delaying the implementation of the national ambient air quality standards for ozone.

Bera (CA)

#112

WITHDRAWN Increases funding for Watershed Flood Prevention Operations by $2 million, with the increase intended to support the Emergency Watershed Protection Program, which responds to emergencies created by natural disasters.

Beyer (VA)

#1

Strikes section 430 on page 134, lines 17 through 25, relating to the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.

Beyer (VA), Esty (CT)

#2

Strikes section 431 on page 135, lines 1 through 23, which authorizes the Administrator of the EPA and the Secretary of the Army to withdraw the WOTUS rule without regard to any provision of statue or regulation that establishes a requirement for such withdrawal.

Beyer (VA)

#97

REVISED Prohibits funds in the bill from being used in contravention of the Whistleblower Protection Act.

Beyer (VA)

#98

Requires the Department of Interior to identify funding options for Arlington Memorial Bridge, which may need to close by 2021 without a complete overhaul.

Beyer (VA), Polis (CO), Fitzpatrick (PA)

#103

REVISED States that none of the funds made be used to enforce or implement section 113, 116, or 117 relating to the sage grouse and grey wolf under the Endangered Species Act.

Beyer (VA)

#169

LATE Requires the Department of Interior to submit a study to evaluate roadway safety on the George Washington Parkway in Alexandria, Virginia.

Biggs (AZ)

#36

Prevents funding for the Integrated Risk Information System of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Biggs (AZ), Smith, Jason (MO)

#42

Cuts $10,234,000 from the EPA Environmental Programs and Management Account enforcement line and redirects funds to the EPA Spending Reduction Account.

Blackburn (TN)

#12

Calls for 1% Across the board cuts.

Blumenauer (OR)

#109

Strikes the prohibition on mandatory reporting of greenhouse gas emissions from manure management systems.

Bonamici (OR), Peters, Scott (CA), Pingree (ME), Heck, Denny (WA), Beyer (VA)

#128

WITHDRAWN Increases funding for ocean acidification program and decrease by same to highlight importance of program to help coastal communities.

Boyle (PA)

#139

REVISED Makes funding for the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) equal to that of FY17 and FY16 levels.

Brown (MD), Delaney (MD), Raskin (MD)

#70

REVISED Prohibits funding to be used to maintain or improve the General Robert E. Lee statue located at the Antietam National Battlefield.

Brown (MD), Raskin (MD)

#71

Appropriates $1 million from the National Park Service Construction account for the removal of the General Robert E. Lee statue at the Antietam National Battlefield.

Buchanan (FL)

#51

REVISED Restores $3,393,000 to the Fish and Wildlife Service for new listings under the Endangered Species Act. Reduces the office of the Secretary by the same amount.

Buck (CO)

#58

Prohibits the federal government from entering into an agreement to establish a heritage partnership program in nine counties in southeast Colorado.

Burgess (TX)

#14

Prevents funds from being used to hire new employees at the EPA under the Title 42 special pay authority intended for public health professionals in the Department of Health and Human Services.

Byrne (AL), Palazzo (MS), Graves, Garret (LA), Higgins, Clay (LA), Weber (TX), Johnson, Mike (LA)

#17

REVISED States that none of the funds made available by this Act may be used to propose to repeal section 105(a)(2) or section 105(b) of the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 (43 U.S.C. 1331 note).

Carbajal (CA)

#5

REVISED Increases funding by $5.4 million to the Inland Oil Spill Programs.

Carbajal (CA)

#6

States that none of the funds made available by this Act may be used to process any application under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1331 et seq.) for a permit to drill or a permit to modify, that would authorize use of hydraulic fracturing or acid well stimulation treatment in the Pacific Outer Continental Shelf.

Castor (FL), Gaetz (FL)

#80

Provides that none of the funds made available by this Act may be used to conduct a lease sale for oil and gas in the areas described in section 104(a) of the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 (GOMESA), which includes any area east of the Military Mission Line in the Gulf of Mexico.

Cicilline (RI)

#38

REVISED Increases the funds appropriated to the Operations of the National Park System by $2,000,000.

Cicilline (RI)

#39

Restricts funding for seismic airgun testing or seismic airgun surveys in the Atlantic Ocean.

Clyburn (SC), Adams (NC)

#152

LATE Increases funding by $2 million for historic preservation grants to Historically Black Colleges and Universities and is offset by a $2 million reduction in the Office of the Secretary.

Cohen (TN)

#9

Restricts appropriated funds from being made available to enter into any new contract, grant, or cooperative agreement with any Trump-owned business listed in Donald John Trump’s financial disclosure form (entities listed in amendment text).

Cohen (TN)

#10

Restricts appropriated funds from being made available to enter into any new contract, grant, or cooperative agreement with any Trump hotels or resorts (as listed in the amendment text).

Cohen (TN)

#133

Increases the Department of the Interior’s Historic Preservation Fund account by $2 million, specifically for use in awarding competitive grants to preserve the sites and stories of the Civil Rights Movement.

Courtney (CT), McGovern (MA), Larson, John (CT), Himes (CT), DeLauro (CT)

#81

Designates $300,000 within the Operation of the National Park System for the New England Scenic Trail.

Cramer, Kevin (ND)

#60

REVISED Prohibits funds to enforce the Bureau of Land Management rule “Onshore Oil and Gas Operations; Federal and Indian Oil and Gas Leases; Measurement of Gas” finalized on November 17, 2016.

Crist (FL)

#30

Ensures that none of the funds in this Act may be used for offshore energy exploration, including seismic testing, or for researching, studying, or investigating the possibility of conducting oil and gas lease sales in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico Planning Area.

DeFazio (OR)

#23

Strikes section Section 117 relating to gray wolves range-wide.

DeSantis (FL)

#74

WITHDRAWN Prohibits funds made available by this act may be used to implement a fishery management plan, as it relates to red snapper in the South Atlantic, in contravention to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation Management Act.

Deutch (FL), Curbelo (FL), Hastings, Alcee (FL), Frankel (FL), Ros-Lehtinen (FL), Wasserman Schultz (FL)

#37

WITHDRAWN Prohibits NOAA from using funds to relocate the Southeast Fisheries Science Center located in Virginia Key, Florida.

Dunn (FL), Rooney, Francis (FL), Gaetz (FL)

#95

Prohibits funding for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to permit oil and gas surveys in areas of the Gulf of Mexico utilized by DoD for the Joint Gulf Range Complex and under moratoria pursuant to GOMESA 2016 until 2022.

Ellison (MN), Polis (CO), Lee, Barbara (CA), Cartwright (PA), Lipinski (IL)

#19

REVISED Strikes the language that would delay the implementation of the new Ozone Standards.

Ellison (MN)

#177

LATE Authorizes the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to award grants for municipal solid waste prevention, reuse, and recycling program development, and for other purposes.

Emmer (MN), Nolan (MN)

#121

Prohibits funding from being used to implement a January 13, 2017 effort by the U.S. Department of Interior and Agriculture to restrict all leasing, exploration, and potential development of approximately 234,328 acres of federal land in Northeast Minnesota.

Fitzpatrick (PA)

#151

LATE Strikes section 117, that would block all U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) spending on Endangered Species Act (ESA) protections for gray wolves in the continental United States, including the rare Mexican gray wolf.

Gaetz (FL)

#57

REVISED Prevents funds from being used to implement, administer, or enforce any project labor agreement.

Gaetz (FL), Dunn (FL)

#59

REVISED Prevents funds from being used in contravention of Section 104 of the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006.

Gaetz (FL)

#172

LATE Prevents funds from being used to destroy, remove, or relocate any civil war statue or memorial.

Gianforte (MT)

#110

WITHDRAWN Increases funding for Forest Service Hazardous Fuels Management by $15 million

Goodlatte (VA), Perry (PA), Thompson, Glenn (PA), Shuster (PA)

#22

Prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency from using any funds to take retaliatory, or EPA described “backstop” actions, against any of the six states in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed in the event that a state does not meet the goals mandated by the EPA’s Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load.

Graves, Garret (LA)

#31

Extends authorization for Lake Pontchartrain Basin Program from 2017 to 2022.

Green, Al (TX)

#166

LATE States that no funds to the National Capital Planning Commission or for historic preservation by the Department of the Interior will be made available for confederate memorials

Griffith (VA)

#83

REVISED Restores the number of Appalachian states eligible for grants for the reclamation of abandoned mine lands to be used for economic and community development from 3 to 6.

Griffith (VA)

#174

LATE Provides a more balanced distribution of funds among Appalachian states for reclamation of abandoned mine lands in conjunction with economic and community development, offset by funds from the Environmental Programs and Management account.

Grijalva (AZ)

#79

Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from using any funds to implement President Trump's executive order related to the review of designations under the Antiquities Act.

Grijalva (AZ), McEachin (VA)

#86

Restores funding for the Environmental Justice Program within the EPA Environmental Programs and Management account with an equivalent cut to Leadership and Administration within the DOI Office of the Secretary

Grijalva (AZ)

#87

Restores funding to Superfund enforcement within the Hazardous Substance Superfund account with an equivalent cut to the oil and gas program within the BLM account.

Grijalva (AZ)

#160

LATE Provides funding for a National Academy of Sciences study on the health effects of mountaintop removal mining.

Grothman (WI)

#134

Prohibits funds from being used to implement, administer, or enforce the rule entitled "National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone" published by the Environmental Protection Agency in the Federal Register on October 26, 2015.

Heck, Denny (WA), Turner (OH), Blumenauer (OR), Smith, Adam (WA), Courtney (CT), Keating (MA)

#53

REVISED Restores appropriations for the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) to the FY17 enacted level by shifting $5.5 million from the Department of the Interior, Departmental Operations, Office of the Secretary account.

Heck, Denny (WA)

#111

REVISED Reverses cut to EPA State and Tribal Assistance Grants, and directs restored funds to the Clean Water State Revolving Funds.

Higgins, Clay (LA)

#21

WITHDRAWN Restricts funds from being made available by this Act to be used to carry out any program or activity that is not authorized by law to be carried out during fiscal year 2018.

Hudson (NC)

#141

WITHDRAWN Reduces the Capital Improvement and Maintenance account by $354,733,000 and replaces it with $354,733,000.

Huffman (CA), Panetta (CA), Curbelo (FL), Carbajal (CA), Scott, Bobby (VA)

#135

REVISED Maintains existing requirements that federal infrastructure projects account for the impacts of sea-level rise and other extreme weather events.

Huffman (CA)

#137

Prohibits funds from being used to subsidize coal through a per-ton subsidy payment until the Sectary of the Interior certifies that 100 percent of Priority 1 and Priority 2 sites have been reclaimed and fully remediated and the 1974 UMWA Pension Plan is funded by at least 100 percent.

Jackson Lee (TX)

#27

Prohibits the use of appropriated funds to eliminate the Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership or programs that are for the reforestation of urban areas.

Jackson Lee (TX)

#28

Prohibits use of funds by the National Park Service in contravention of section 320101 of title 54, United States Code which provides that it is a national policy to preserve for public use historic sites, buildings, and objects of national significance for the inspiration and benefit of the people of the United States, especially as it relates to National Heritage Areas (NHAs).

Jackson Lee (TX)

#33

States that none of the funds made available in this Act may be used to limit outreach programs administered by the Smithsonian Institution.

Jackson Lee (TX)

#175

LATE Increase by $10 million in funding to the Health Workforce to provide additional training of medical professionals to prepare them to provide healthcare to persons who are victims in federal disaster areas, such as what was experienced with Hurricane Harvey and severe flooding.

Jayapal (WA), Barragán,  (CA), Ruiz (CA), McEachin (VA)

#84

Increases the amount available for EPA's environmental justice grants to $16 million.

Jayapal (WA)

#85

REVISED Prohibits any changes to the National Park Service rule preventing fringe hunting.

Jayapal (WA)

#93

Prohibits the use of funds to close any regional office of the EPA.

Jayapal (WA)

#94

Expedites the transfer of excess non-combat support vehicles to the Forest Service for wildland firefighters by removing the vehicle reclassification requirement that was put in place by DoD.

Jayapal (WA), Barragán,  (CA), McEachin (VA), Ruiz (CA)

#140

REVISED Reduces then adds back $12 million to EPA’s Superfund account to underscore the importance of Superfund enforcement.

Jeffries (NY)

#185

LATE Prohibits use of funds by the National Park Service to purchase or display a confederate flag except in situations where such flags would provide historical context pursuant to a National Park Service memorandum.

Johnson, Hank (GA)

#104

Decreases funds allocated for the Bureau of Land Management.

Johnson, Hank (GA)

#107

Prohibits Funds can be used for the maintenance, creation or funding of a statue that venerates a confederate army official.

Johnson, Hank (GA)

#108

Increases the EPA Environmental Programs and management Fund by 1,011,000 and it would decrease the Bureau of Land Management Fund by the same amount.

Johnson, Hank (GA)

#115

Increase by $1,000,000 the amounts available for HBCUs and land grant colleges and decreases by $1,000,000 from the Bureau of Land Management.

Katko (NY)

#44

Increases the Clean Water State Revolving fund by $250 million, maintaining fiscal year 2016 levels to preserve critical water infrastructure funding.

Kildee (MI), Conyers (MI), Levin, Sander (MI)

#120

Prohibits EPA from permanently closing Region Office 5.

Kildee (MI)

#124

REVISED Increase funding for Drinking Water State Revolving Funds by $5 million and decrease the EPA's facilities account by the same amount.

Kildee (MI)

#125

Prohibits the EPA from using funds to build a permanent nuclear waste repository in the Great Lakes Basin.

Kildee (MI)

#126

REVISED Prohibits funds to be used to support or promote aquaculture in the Great Lakes.

Kildee (MI)

#127

REVISED Prohibits funds made available by this act may be used to grant a permit for aquaculture in a Wild and Scenic River.

Kilmer (WA)

#170

WITHDRAWN Moves $200,000 from the Department of Interior to the Council on Environmental Quality to support the Director of the Council on Environmental Quality to establish a memorandum of understanding between the Director of the National Park Service and the Secretary of the Navy with respect to measuring and reporting military aviation nose that impacts land under the administration of the National Park Service.

King, Steve (IA), Perry (PA), Gaetz (FL)

#15

Ensures that no funds are used to implement, administer, or enforce the Davis-Bacon Act.

King, Steve (IA)

#159

LATE REVISED Ensures that no funds may be used on new hires who have not been verified through the E-Verify program.

Knight (CA)

#122

REVISED Prohibits funds related to certain mineral contracts.

Lamborn (CO)

#130

Prohibits funds for being used to implement or enforce the threatened species listing of the Preble's meadow jumping mouse under the Endangered Species Act.

Lamborn (CO)

#131

Prohibits funds for being used to implement or enforce the threatened species or endangered species listing of any plant or wildlife that has not undergone a review as required by section 4(c)(2) of the Endangered Species Act.

Lamborn (CO)

#132

Prohibits funds from being used to implement, administer, or enforce the final rule entitled ‘‘Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands’’as published in the Federal Register on March 26, 2015 and March 30, 2015.

Lance (NJ)

#150

LATE WITHDRAWN Maintains level funding for the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Langevin (RI), Keating (MA), Cicilline (RI), Kennedy (MA)

#92

REVISED Increases funding by $1 million for the Southern New England Program under Geographic Programs.

Lawrence (MI)

#165

LATE Prohibits the use of funds to restrict or limit the EPA ‘s Office of Research and Development’s Safe and Sustainable Water Resources Research Program.

Lee, Barbara (CA), Quigley (IL), Norton (DC), Richmond (LA), Jackson Lee (TX), Butterfield (NC), Jeffries (NY)

#123

REVISED Prohibits funding for the National Park Service to preserve, rehabilitate, restore, reconstruct, or construct new Confederate Statues

Lieu (CA)

#116

Prohibits the use of funds in this Act for the reimbursement of costs incurred by the Federal Government in relation to commercial properties in which the President of the United States has a financial stake or that bear the Trump name.

Lipinski (IL), Cartwright (PA), Ellison (MN)

#25

Strikes Section 432 on page 136, which would delay until 2025 the implementation of EPA’s newest health-based ozone air quality standard.

LoBiondo (NJ), Beyer (VA)

#20

Prohibits funds to authorize, permit, or conduct geological or geophysical activities in support of oil, gas, or methane and hydrate exploration and development in the North Atlantic, Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic or the Straits of Florida.

Long (MO), Gosar (AZ), Westerman (AR), Costa (CA)

#65

REVISED Prohibits funds from being used to enforce reporting requirements of hazardous substances from farms in accordance with Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 and the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986.

Lowenthal (CA), Peters, Scott (CA), Carbajal (CA), Langevin (RI), Beyer (VA), Pingree (ME), Bonamici (OR), Lieu (CA), Schneider (IL)

#66

Strikes a provision relating to the use of the National Ocean Policy.

Lowenthal (CA)

#67

Prohibits the delay of implementation or repealing of the BLM methane waste rule.

Lowenthal (CA)

#68

Prohibits the use of funds in contravention of the January 1, 2017 Consolidated Federal Oil & Gas and Federal & Indian Coal Valuation Reform Final Rule.

Lowenthal (CA), Sanford (SC), Garamendi (CA)

#69

Prohibits funds from being used by the Department of Interior for the conduct of oil and gas leasing and preleasing activities in the Pacific OCS.

Lujan (NM)

#136

Decreases and increase State and Tribal Assistance Grants by $6 million to direct the EPA to work with the affected States and Indian tribes to implement a long-term monitoring program for water quality of the Animas and San Juan Rivers in response to the Gold King Mine spill.

Lujan (NM)

#183

LATE Decreases funding for the Department of the Interior, Departmental Operations, Office of the Secretary account by $20 million and transfer those funds to the Comprehensive Behavioral Health Prevention and Treatment Program for tribal populations as authorized under the Indian Healthcare Improvement Act (IHCIA).

Lujan (NM)

#184

LATE Decreases funding for the Department of the Interior, Departmental Operations, Office of the Secretary account by $5 million and transfer those funds to the Mental Health Technician Program for tribal populations as authorized under the Indian Healthcare Improvement Act (IHCIA).

Maloney, Sean (NY)

#24

Prohibits funds from being used to contravene the President’s Executive Order pertaining to equal employment in Federal government contracting.

Maloney, Carolyn (NY)

#114

Increases the Smithsonian Institution Salaries and Expenses account by $2,000,000 and decreases the Office of the Secretary of the Interior account by $2,000,000.

Mast (FL)

#16

REVISED Appropriates an additional $1 million to non-point source pollution grants to state projects for mitigation and removal of toxic substances.

Mast (FL)

#32

REVISED increase the USGS Water Sciences Research Center funds under National Institute of Health to increase funding to monitor bodies of water, conduct research on how HABs affect animals; risks associated with exposure to certain types of algae and associated disease-causing organisms; develop new tools to better understand and predict cyanobacterial harmful algal blooms.

Mast (FL)

#40

REVISED Increases Environmental Protection Agency to FY18 appropriated level. EPA’s office of Research and Development supports scientific research activities for Human and ecological health effects research to provide information on human exposure to HAB toxins. Such research is critical in identifying food-chain bioaccumulation and allergenic aspects of toxins produced by cyanobacteria. It also develops and optimizes analytical procedures for measuring HAB toxins in drinking and source waters, including the qualitative and quantitative analysis of microcystin toxins, which are also being examined for toxicity levels.

Mast (FL)

#41

Supports research activities and provide grants for researching the health effects associated with exposure to harmful algal bloom (HAB) toxins; and supporting research that reduces human exposure to HAB toxins.

McEachin (VA)

#78

REVISED Prevents the Department of the Interior hiring freeze from applying to positions intended to address sexual harassment.

McEachin (VA)

#96

WITHDRAWN Prevents employees at the Department of the Interior with a written reprimand, suspension, or removal for sexual harassment from being promoted.

McEachin (VA)

#99

Prohibits funds from being made available under this act to implement or enforce the May 1, 2017, Office of Legal Counsel memorandum entitled "Authority of Individual Members of Congress to Conduct Oversight of the Executive Branch".

McEachin (VA)

#144

Prevents funds from being used to prepare a five-year offshore oil and gas leasing program that would schedule OCS oil or gas leases before 2022.

McKinley (WV)

#61

Prohibits funds for helicopter use in timber sales for Forest Service Region 9.

McKinley (WV)

#62

Transfers funds from within the Forest Service funds to emphasize lack of wood harvesting.

McSally (AZ), Gosar (AZ)

#46

REVISED Increases the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Forest Management Program, which manages and conserves 58 million acres of forest and woodland in 12 western States and Alaska, by $316,000.

McSally (AZ), Gosar (AZ)

#47

REVISED Increases the National Park Service's Facility Maintenance and Operations account by $9.692 million to help address longstanding deferred park maintenance needs.

McSally (AZ), Gianforte (MT), Gosar (AZ)

#138

REVISED Increases the Forest Service’s National Forest System Hazardous Fuels account by $3 million to mitigate wildfire hazards and lessen catastrophic fires and their threat to public and firefighter safety, and damage to property.

Meehan (PA), Stefanik (NY), Fitzpatrick (PA), Costello (PA), Reichert (WA), Poliquin (ME), McSally (AZ), Faso (NY), Smith, Christopher (NJ), Zeldin (NY), LoBiondo (NJ), Katko (NY), Stivers (OH), Lance (NJ)

#91

Increases funding to the Land and Water Conservation Fund to match FY2017 House proposed levels.

Meng (NY)

#167

LATE Increases funding for the State Historic Preservation Offices account within the National Park Service by $1 million and decreases funding by the same amount for the Administrative Expenses account for the Water Infrastructure and Innovation Program.

Meng (NY)

#168

LATE Increases funding for National Park Service Recreational Access by $1 million and decreases funding by the same amount for the Administrative Expenses account for the Water Infrastructure and Innovation Program.

Mullin, Markwayne (OK), Perry (PA)

#100

Prohibit funds for implementing the Obama Administration’s Social Cost of Carbon rule.

Mullin, Markwayne (OK)

#101

REVISED Prohibits funds for enforcing the Obama Administration’s EPA methane rule.

Norman (SC)

#63

Prohibits funding from being used to promulgate, implement, administer or enforce any regulation of greenhouse gas emissions.

Norman (SC)

#64

REVISED Reduce total appropriations to the Environmental Protection Agency by $1,869,087,000.

O'Halleran (AZ)

#142

REVISED Addresses staffing and operation of IHS facilities opening in FY 2018.

O'Halleran (AZ)

#143

Reduces Interior operations funds and increase BIA construction funds by 10 million dollars.

O'Halleran (AZ)

#173

LATE Prohibits any funds made available by this legislation to be used to change the designation as a national monument of the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument, the Ironwood Forest National Monument, or the Vermillion Cliffs National Monument.

Palmer (AL)

#7

Eliminates funding for Diesel Emission Reduction Grants and sends the savings to the spending reduction account.

Palmer (AL)

#8

Ensures that none of the funds made available by this Act may be used for the Environmental Protection Agency's Criminal Enforcement Division.

Pearce (NM)

#147

LATE Funds the Secure Rural Schools program for fiscal year 2018 by transferring funds from the Forest Service’s construction and capital improvement account.

Pearce (NM)

#154

LATE REVISED Prevents the National Park Service from closing down underground lunchrooms at National Parks.

Pearce (NM)

#155

LATE Prevent funds from being used to implement the Bureau of Land Management’s “Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties,and Resource Conservation” rule.

Pearce (NM)

#156

LATE Prevents funds from being used to implement the Bureau of Land Management’s “Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation” rule, until such time as the Secretary promulgates a final revision or rescission.

Pearce (NM)

#157

LATE Prevents funds being used to implement the Bureau of Land Management’s “Onshore Oil and Gas Operations; Federal and Indian Oil and Gas Leases; Site Security” rule, until such time as the Secretary promulgates a final revision or rescission.

Pearce (NM)

#158

LATE Prevents funds being used to implement the Bureau of Land Management’s “Onshore Oil and Gas Operations; Federal and Indian Oil and Gas Leases; Site Security” rule.

Pearce (NM)

#162

LATE Allows for a Forest Restoration pilot project in a in a heavily forested U.S. county.

Perry (PA)

#117

Prohibits funds from being used to develop, administer, purchase, acquire, or operate an unmanned aircraft system owned by the Department of Interior or the Environmental Protection Agency to perform surveying, mapping, or collecting remote sensing data.

Perry (PA)

#118

REVISED Prohibits the use of funds to enforce the EPA’s Methane Rule (81 Fed. Reg. 35824).

Perry (PA)

#119

Prohibits funds from being used to give formal notification under, or prepare, propose, implement, administer, or enforce any rule or recommendation pursuant to, section 115 of the Clean Air Act.

Peters, Scott (CA), Chu (CA), Polis (CO), Blumenauer (OR), Quigley (IL), Lowenthal (CA), Connolly (VA), Lee, Barbara (CA), McNerney (CA)

#89

Prohibits funds from being used to hinder, suppress, or block any report required by statue related to climate change and would prohibit funds from being used to suppress communications to the public, or any Congressional entity, regarding science related to climate change.

Plaskett, (VI), Bordallo (GU)

#176

LATE Restores current funding for assistance to territories.

Poliquin (ME), Pingree (ME)

#145

LATE REVISED Prohibits the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service from adding additional inspections to sea urchins and sea cucumbers exports.

Poliquin (ME)

#146

LATE Prohibits the National Park Service from preventing clamming or worming harvesting in the intertidal area in and around Acadia National Park.

Polis (CO), Renacci (OH), King, Peter (NY)

#75

REVISED Increases funding to Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA provides grants to volunteer fire departments protecting communities with 10,000 or fewer residents to purchase equipment and training for use in wildland fire suppression) by $1.382 million and State Fire Assistance (SFA provides financial and technical support to states to enhance firefighting capacity, supports community-based hazard mitigation, and expands outreach and education to homeowners and communities concerning fire prevention) by $10.989 million, funded by the National Forest System Account.

Polis (CO)

#76

Prohibits the use of funds to pursue any extra-legal ways to transfer Federal lands to private owners in contravention of existing law.

Polis (CO)

#77

Increases fees for offshore oil drilling by 5% and applies those additional funds into the wildland fire management account.

Polis (CO)

#88

REVISED Prohibits funds from being used to support the closure or consolidation of any regional office of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Price, David (NC), Quigley (IL), Connolly (VA), Polis (CO)

#82

Provides $104,235,000 to restore funding to EPA’s Science and Technology account.

Quigley (IL), Schneider (IL)

#13

Prohibits funding for the closure of Environmental Protection Agency Regional offices.

Raskin (MD), Brown (MD)

#73

Strikes section prohibiting the construction and operation of wind turbines less than 24 nautical miles from the State of Maryland shoreline.

Rooney, Francis (FL)

#161

LATE Prohibits the use of funds to be used to implement or enforce Executive Order 13502.

Rosen (NV), Kihuen (NV)

#11

REVISED Prohibits the use of funds to alter, amend, withdraw, supersede, or otherwise modify the respective boundaries of, or change the respective designations as national monuments of, Gold Butte National Monument and Basin and Range National Monument.

Rosen (NV), Gallego (AZ)

#50

Ensures that no funds are used to create a net loss of access to recreational hunting or fishing on public lands.

Sanford (SC)

#90

REVISED Restricts the use of funds in conducting oil and gas leasing and pre-leasing activities in the Atlantic or Straits of Florida Outer Continental Shelf panning areas

Schiff (CA)

#52

REVISED Prohibits funds to be used by the Environmental Protection Agency to determine the appropriateness of the model year 2021 greenhouse gas standard for light-duty vehicles.

Schneider (IL)

#26

Prohibits funding made available to implement, administer, or enforce, the Executive Order entitled "Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth."

Sessions (TX)

#182

LATE Prohibits funds from being used to implement, administer, or enforce section 261.13 of title 36, Code of Federal Regulations, to prevent the Forest Service from blocking property access for private landowners in the region.

Sewell (AL)

#29

Increases funding for the Historic Preservation Fund under the National Park Service. Specifically, competitive grants to preserve the sites and stories of the Civil Rights Movement will increase from $10,500,000 to $13,000,000 and grants to Historically Black Colleges and Universities will increase from $3,000,000 to $4,000,000, and departmental operations for the Office of the Secretary of Interior will be reduced by $3,500,000.

Smith, Jason (MO), Gianforte (MT)

#105

Restricts federal agencies from using funds to pay legal fees under any lawsuit settlement regarding a case that arises under the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, and the Endangered Species Act.

Smith, Jason (MO)

#106

Prohibits funds for CEQ guidance to federal agencies on consideration of GHG emissions and the effects of climate change in NEPA reviews.

Soto (FL)

#48

Increases funding for the National Estuary Program by $468,000.

Soto (FL)

#49

Increases funding for the National Wildlife Refuge System by $500,000 for the Wildlife and Habitat Management of invasive species.

Speier (CA)

#181

LATE Prohibits any funds in the bill from being used towards the National Park Services' proposed Dog Management Rule int he Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

Stefanik (NY)

#72

WITHDRAWN Strikes a provision block the removal of funds from the Pell Grant surplus.

Stefanik (NY)

#153

LATE WITHDRAWN Provides additional funding for EPA Geographic Programs.

Thompson, Glenn (PA)

#102

Restores funding for the Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation pilot program to its 2017 level, while reducing EPA’s Environmental Programs and Management by the same amount ($32,491,000).

Titus (NV), O'Rourke (TX)

#18

REVISED Prohibits the use of funds to modify the boundary of a designated national monument, or revoke the designation of a national monument.

Titus (NV), King, Peter (NY), Polis (CO), Curbelo (FL), Lujan Grisham (NM)

#54

REVISED Limits funds to carry out Sec. 1333(b)(2) of Title 16, USC related to the slaughter of healthy, wild horses and burros.

Titus (NV)

#164

LATE WITHDRAWN Limits funds to carry out Sec. 1333(b)(2) of Title 16, USC related to the slaughter of healthy, wild horses and burros.

Torres (CA)

#149

LATE REVISED Increases funding for the Indian Guaranteed Loan Program and decrease funding for the management of leases for offshore energy development projects.

Vargas (CA)

#34

Provides funding for the U.S-Mexico Border Water Infrastructure Program at $10,000,000 for waste water infrastructure projects along the southern border region.

Vargas (CA)

#35

Prioritizes $10,000,000 of the Clean Water State Revolving Fund for water quality infrastructure projects that prevent the overflow of sewage, trash and sediment along the United States-Mexico border.

Velázquez (NY)

#3

Prohibits any funds in the bill from being used to process a license to explore for oil, gas, coal, or other minerals on land that was a National Monument on the date of enactment of this Act.

Velázquez (NY)

#4

WITHDRAWN Increases the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management – Oil Spill Research account by $2.3 million (to a total amount of $15 million).

Wasserman Schultz (FL)

#129

Restricts funding from being used to conduct an oil and gas lease sale on the Outer Continental Shelf in the Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic, Straits of Florida, or Eastern Gulf of Mexico planning area, as such planning areas are depicted in the leasing program prepared under section 18 of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1344), entitled the ‘‘2017–2022 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Proposed Final Program.’’

Welch (VT), Stefanik (NY)

#163

LATE REVISED Restores funding for the Lake Champlain Basin Program to the FY17 amount of $4.399M and reduces Operations and Maintenance funding of EPA’s Science and Technology account by a corresponding amount.

Westerman (AR)

#43

Restricts the Chief of the Forest Service, the Director of the Bureau of Land Management, or the Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service from using federal funds to enforce State or local traffic laws on non-Federal land.

Westerman (AR), Gosar (AZ)

#45

Restricts funding from being used to enforce the final rule entitled ‘‘Onshore Oil and Gas Operations; Federal and Indian Oil and Gas Leases; Measurement of Oil’’ and published by the Bureau of Land Management on November 17, 2016 (81 Fed. Reg. 81462).

Young, Don (AK)

#55

Prohibits funds from this Act to be used by the Department of Interior to change existing placer mining plans of operations in regard to re-vegetation.

Young, Don (AK)

#56

Prohibits funds to be used to implement a rule by the National Park Service regarding wildlife management practices on National Preserves in Alaska.

Young, Don (AK)

#148

LATE Prohibits funds from being used to finalize, implement,or enforce the proposed rule entitled "Oil and Gas and Sulphur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf–Requirements for Exploratory Drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf" as published February 24, 2015 (80 Fed. Reg. 9916).