H.Res. 470: H.R. 3590 - Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act (SHARE) of 2013

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 9-2 on Monday, February 3, 2014.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 234-185 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 225-193 on Tuesday, February 4, 2014.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Sessions

113th Congress
2nd Session

Rule

H.RES. 470

Report No. 113-339

 

H.R. 3590 - Sportsmen's Heritage And Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013 (SHARE Act of 2013)

  1. Structured rule.
  2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill and provides that it shall be considered as read.
  4. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.
  5. Makes in order only those amendments printed in the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.
  6. Waives all points of order against the amendments printed in the report.
  7. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That at any time after adoption of this resolution the Speaker may, pursuant to clause 2(b) of rule XVIII, declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3590) to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes. The first reading of the bill shall be dispensed with. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. General debate shall be confined to the bill and shall not exceed one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources. After general debate the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five minute rule. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. No amendment to the bill shall be in order except those printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question in the House or in the Committee of the Whole. All points of order against such amendments are waived. At the conclusion of consideration of the bill for amendment the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENTS PROPOSED TO BE MADE IN ORDER

(summaries derived from information provided by sponsors)

 

Sponsor

#

Description

Debate Time

1. Hastings, Doc (WA)

#5

(REVISED) MANAGER'S Makes technical, clarifying and conforming changes to the Committee Print.

(10 minutes)

2. Hanna (NY)

#4

Requires a report on economic impacts of the Act. The report would include any expected increases in recreational hunting, fishing, shooting, and conservation activities; an estimate of jobs created to support such activities; an estimate of wages related to these jobs; and estimate of anticipated new local, State, and Federal revenue.

(10 minutes)

3. Castro (TX)

#7

Ensures that women and minority groups, as appropriate, are included for membership on the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee.

(10 minutes)

4. Gallego (TX)

#18

Adds veterans service organizations to the list of discretionary members of the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee. Many organizations, including the VA, include outdoor activities to help wounded veterans in their rehabilitation efforts.

(10 minutes)

5. Broun (GA)

#8

(REVISED) Requires that hunting, trapping, netting and fishing activities be included as land use in all land management plans to the extent that these activities are not clearly inconsistent with the purposes for which the Federal land is managed.

(10 minutes)

6. Ellison (MN)

#24

(LATE) Strikes the National Environmental Policy Act waivers in the bill.

(10 minutes)

7. Smith, Jason (MO)

#6

Preserves current motorized vessel management in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, a National Park in Southeast Missouri.

(10 minutes)

8. Crawford (AR)

#26

(LATE) Allows the State office of the Cooperative Extension System of the Department of Agriculture and State department of fish and wildlife to determine regular agricultural practices for purposes of federal hunting guidelines.

(10 minutes)

9. Fleming (LA)

#1

(REVISED) Restores hunting access to the Kisatchie National Forest for deer hunting with dogs. Includes private property protections.

(10 minutes)

10. Holt (NJ), Connolly (VA), Lowenthal (CA), Van Hollen (MD), Langevin (RI), Cartwright (PA), Ellison (MN), Blumenauer (OR), Grijalva (AZ), Shea Porter (NH), Capps (CA), Quigley (IL ), Delaney (MD), Davis, Susan (CA), Matsui (CA)

#20

Promotes the Secretary of the Interior's authority to consider climate change when making decisions related to recreation and conservation on public lands.

(10 minutes)

11. Kildee (MI)

#10

Maintains access to National Forest System lands for snowmobilers while a winter Travel Management Rule for National Forests is finalized.

(10 minutes)