Introduced by Rep. Robert Genetski (R) on January 24, 2013, to revise the rules for use of the money in the Natural Resources Trust Fund. The trust fund receives money from oil, gas, and mineral royalties and leases on state-owned lands and uses this for land acquisitions, and conservation and recreation projects. The bill would allow the money to also be used to dredge harbors on the Great Lakes. Full Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on January 24, 2013.