Sponsor: SULLIVAN, Leonor Kretzer (D-MO)
Description: LI SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS H.R. 13374, TO CREATE A RECREATION AREA AND A WILDLIFE REFUGE IN THE LOWER MINNESOTA RIVER VALLEY.
Bill summary: (Reported to House from the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries with amendment, H. Rept. 94-1470)
Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Act - Establishes the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Minnesota. Directs the Secretary of the Interior to construct within such refuge a wildlife interpretation and education center.
Requires the Secretary to establish, in cooperation with the State, a wildlife recreation area. Requires the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and the
Corps of Engineers to assist local authorities in designating sites for deposit of spoil material so as to minimize the disruption of wildlife and scenic values within the refuge.
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Bill titles: An Act to provide for a national wildlife refuge in the Minnesota River Valley, and for other purposes.; A bill to establish the Minnesota River Valley National Wildlife Refuge.
Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 122-142, p. H10552;
Links for more info on the vote: congress.gov