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94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 4(a) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, or any authorization heretofore given pursuant to law, the Federal Power Commission may not license the construction of any dam, water conduit, reservoir, powerhouse, transmission line, or other project work under the Federal Power Act (41 Stat. 1063), as amended (16 U.S.C. 791a et seq.), within the recreation area: Provided, That the provisions of the Federal Power Act (41 Stat. 1063) shall continue to apply to any project (as defined in such Act), and all of the facilities and improvements required or used in connection with the operation and maintenance of said project, in existence within the recreation area which project is already constructed or under construction on the date of enactment of this Act.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 8(a) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Planning
  • Resource Development
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Recreation Development
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (a) Within five years from the date of enactment of this Act the Secretary shall develop and submit to the Committees on Interior and Insular Affairs of the United States Senate and House of Representatives a comprehensive management plan for the recreation area which shall provide for a broad range of land uses and recreation opportunities.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 8(b) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Cultural Resources
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (b) In the development of such plan, the Secretary shall consider the historic, archeological, and paleontological resources within the recreation area which offer significant opportunities for anthropological research. The Secretary shall inventory such resources and may recommend such areas as he deems suitable for listing in the National Register of Historic Places. The Secretary’s comprehensive plan shall include recommendations for future protection and controlled research use of all such resources.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 8(c) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (c) The Secretary shall, as a part of his comprehensive planning process, conduct a detailed study of the need for, and alternative routes of, scenic roads and other means of transit to and within the recreation area. In conducting such study the Secretary shall consider the alternative for upgrading existing roads and shall, in particular, study the need for alternative routes of roads or other means of transit providing access to scenic views of and from the Western rim of Hells Canyon.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 8(d) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (d) The Secretary shall review, as to their suitability or nonsuitability for preservation as wilderness, the areas generally depicted on the map referred to in section 1 of this Act as the “Lord Flat-Somers Point Plateau Wilderness Study Area”, and the “West Side Reservoir Face Wilderness Study Area”, and the “Mountain Sheep Wilderness Study Area” and report his findings to the President. The Secretary shall complete his review and the President shall, within five years from the date of enactment of this Act, advise the United States Senate and House of Representatives of his recommendations with respect to the designation of lands within such area as wilderness. In conducting his review the Secretary shall comply with the provisions of section 3(d) of the Wilderness Act and shall give public notice at least sixty days in advance of any hearing or other public meeting concerning the wilderness study area. The Secretary shall administer all Federal lands within the study areas so as not to preclude their possible future designation by the Congress as wilderness. Nothing contained herein shall limit the President in proposing, as part of this recommendation to Congress, the designation as wilderness of any additional area within the recreation area which is predominately of wilderness value.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 8(e) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Access
  • Tribal Access
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (e) In conducting the reviews and preparing the comprehensive management plan required by this section, the Secretary shall provide for full public participation and shall consider the views of all interested agencies, organizations, and individuals including but not limited to, the Nez Perce Tribe of Indians, and the States of Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. The Secretaries or Directors of all Federal departments, agencies, and commissions having a relevant expertise are in hereby authorized and directed to cooperate with the Secretary in his review and to make such studies as the Secretary may request on a cost reimbursable basis.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 8(f) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
  • Mining
  • Timber
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (f) Such activities as are as compatible with the provisions of this Act, but not limited to, timber harvesting by selective cutting, mining, and grazing may continue during development of the comprehensive management plan, at current levels of activity and in areas of such activity at the time of enactment of this Act. Further, in development of the management plan, the Secretary shall give full consideration to continuation of these ongoing activities in their respective areas.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 9(a-f) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (a) The Secretary is authorized to acquire such lands or interests in land (including, but not limited to, scenic easements) as he deems necessary to accomplish the purposes of this Act by purchase with donated or appropriated funds with the consent of the owner, donation, or exchange. (b) The Secretary is further authorized to acquire by purchase with donated or appropriated funds such lands or interests in lands without the consent of the owner if (1) he deems that all reasonable efforts to acquire such lands or interests therein by negotiation have failed, and (2) the total acreage of all other lands within the recreation area to which he has acquired fee simple title or, lesser interests therein without the consent of the owner is less than 5 per centum of the total acreage which is privately owned within the recreation area on the date of enactment of this Act: Provided, That the Secretary may acquire scenic easements in lands without the consent of the owner and without restriction to such 5 per centum limitation: Provided further, That the Secretary may only acquire scenic easements in lands without the consent of the owner after the date of publication of the regulations required by section 10 of this Act when he determines that such lands area being used, or are in imminent danger of being used, in a manner incompatible with such regulations. (f) In exercising his authority to acquire property by exchange, the Secretary may accept title to any non-Federal property, or interests therein, located within the recreation area and, notwithstanding any other provision of law, he may convey in exchange therefor any federally owned property within the same State which he classifies as suitable for exchange and which is under his administrative jurisdiction: Provided, That the values of the properties so exchanged shall be approximately equal, they shall be equalized by the payment of cash to the grantor or to the United States as the circumstances require. In the exercise of his exchange authority, the Secretary may utilize authorities and procedures available to him in connection with exchanges of national forest lands.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 9(g) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (g) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary is authorized to acquire mineral interests in lands within the recreation area, with or without the consent of the owner. Upon acquisition of any such interest, the lands and/or minerals covered by such interest are by this Act withdrawn from entry or appropriation under the United States mining laws and from disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral leasing and all amendments thereto.
94-199 (No official title, designates Hells Canyon Wilderness) Sec. 9(h) Forest Service Idaho
Oregon
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Agency Jurisdiction
Wilderness(es): Hells Canyon Wilderness
Text: (h) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any Federal property located within the recreation area may, with the concurrence of the agency having custody thereof, be transferred without consideration to the administrative jurisdiction of the Secretary for use by him in carrying out the purposes of this Act. Lands acquired by the Secretary or transferred to his administrative jurisdiction within the recreation area shall become parts of the national forest within or adjacent to which they are located.
 



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