John D. Dingell, Jr.

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The John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act consists of more than 100 individual bills that were introduced by 50 Senators and several House members, including Utah's Emery County Public Lands Management Act. For specific information on state implementation of the Dingell Act, please navigate to state-specific information posted below. The state web pages are being updated as new information becomes available. Please check back frequently for the most recent information.

The Dingell Act includes provisions impacting public lands nationally, including the permanent authorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the Every Kid Outdoors Program, and improvements to public land access. 

    State-Specific Information  

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    Including Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas.

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    Including Oregon and Washington.