Idaho House Approves Legislation Seeking Federal Land Sales

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The House has approved legislation urging Congress to enact a law requiring that federal lands be sold within a county in Idaho when private lands in the county are sold, traded or transferred to the federal government.


Key Idaho Water Legislation Fails in Senate Committee

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Legislation that backers say is critical to preserving a historic water agreement between two sets of water users and is intended to prevent declines in a giant Idaho aquifer has failed in a Senate committee.


Legislation Aims to Reduce Wilderness Study Areas in Idaho

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Legislation urging Congress to remove hundreds of thousands of acres from wilderness study area designation in Idaho is going to the full House despite concerns it could also end up encouraging Congress to designate more wilderness.


Key Idaho Water Legislation Heads to Senate for Amendments

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Legislation that supporters say is critical to preserving a historic water agreement between two sets of water users and is intended to prevent declines in a giant Idaho aquifer relied on by farmers has passed out of a Senate committee.