29th Legislature(2015-2016)

Bill History/Action for 29th Legislature


BILL: HJR 16 SHORT TITLE: CANADIAN MINES ON TRANSBOUNDARY RIVERS
BILL VERSION:
CURRENT STATUS: (H) RES STATUS DATE: 02/27/15
SPONSOR(S): REPRESENTATIVE(S) ORTIZ, Kreiss-Tomkins, Kito, Josephson, Gara, Foster, Stutes, Herron

TITLE: Urging the United States government to continue to work with the government of Canada to refer the issue of transboundary development in the Alaska-British Columbia region to the International Joint Commission, and to use any and all powers under the Boundary Waters Treaty to investigate the long-term, region-wide downstream effects of proposed and existing industrial development and to develop measures to ensure that state resources are not harmed by upstream development in British Columbia.

Bill Number:
Jrn-DateJrn-PageAction
02/27/150327(H)READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
02/27/150327(H)RES
02/27/150327(H)REFERRED TO RESOURCES
03/25/150584(H)COSPONSOR(S): FOSTER
03/27/150606(H)COSPONSOR(S): STUTES, HERRON

Similar Subject Match or Exact Subject Match
BOUNDARIES
ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS
FISH & GAME (FISH)
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
MINERALS
MINING
NATIVES
RESOURCES
TREATIES
WATER