(Pub. L. 106–399, § 2,Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1656.)
References in Text
This subchapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 106–399
, Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1655
, which is classified generally to this subchapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out below and Tables.
Part D of this subchapter, referred to in par. (1), probably should be a reference to subpart 4 of part A of this subchapter. Part D of this subchapter does not relate to the Steens Mountain Advisory Council.
Pub. L. 106–399
, § 1(a),Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1655
, provided that: “This Act [enacting this subchapter and provisions listed in a table of Wilderness Areas set out under section
of this title and amending section
of this title] may be cited as the ‘Steens Mountain Cooperative Management and Protection Act of 2000’.”
Pub. L. 106–399
, § 1(b),Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1655
, provided that: “The purposes of this Act [see Short Title note above] are the following:
“(1) To maintain the cultural, economic, ecological, and social health of the Steens Mountain area in Harney County, Oregon.
“(2) To designate the Steens Mountain Wilderness Area.
“(3) To designate the Steens Mountain Cooperative Management and Protection Area.
“(4) To provide for the acquisition of private lands through exchange for inclusion in the Wilderness Area and the Cooperative Management and Protection Area.
“(5) To provide for and expand cooperative management activities between public and private landowners in the vicinity of the Wilderness Area and surrounding lands.
“(6) To authorize the purchase of land and development and nondevelopment rights.
“(7) To designate additional components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
“(8) To establish a reserve for redband trout and a wildlands juniper management area.
“(9) To establish a citizens’ management advisory council for the Cooperative Management and Protection Area.
“(10) To maintain and enhance cooperative and innovative management practices between the public and private land managers in the Cooperative Management and Protection Area.
“(11) To promote viable and sustainable grazing and recreation operations on private and public lands.
“(12) To conserve, protect, and manage for healthy watersheds and the long-term ecological integrity of Steens Mountain.
“(13) To authorize only such uses on Federal lands in the Cooperative Management and Protection Area that are consistent with the purposes of this Act.”