House Bill 3113
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Modernizing Access to Our Public Land Act
Became Law
Became Law
Became Public Law 117-114 on Apr 29, 2022
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 11, 2021
Latest Action
Apr 29, 2022
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3113
Congress
117
Policy Area
Public Lands and Natural Resources
Public Lands and Natural Resources
Primary focus of measure is natural areas (including wilderness); lands under government jurisdiction; land use practices and policies; parks, monuments, and historic sites; fisheries and marine resources; mining and minerals. Measures concerning energy supplies and production may fall under Energy policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Utah
Colorado
Colorado
Hawaii
California
Nevada
California
Washington
Washington
House Votes (2)
Senate Votes (1)
Passed
March 15, 2022
Type
Final Passage Under Suspension Of The Rules Results
House Roll Call Votes
Summary

Modernizing Access to our Public Land Act or the MAPLand Act

This bill directs the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and dissemination of outdoor recreation data related to federal lands.

Interior, the Forest Service, and the Corps of Engineers must digitize and publish geographic information system mapping data that includes

  • federal interests, including easements and rights-of-way, in private land;
  • status information as to whether roads and trails are open or closed;
  • the dates on which roads and trails are seasonally opened and closed;
  • the types of vehicles that are allowed on each segment of roads and trails;
  • the boundaries of areas where hunting or recreational shooting is regulated or closed; and
  • the boundaries of any portion of a body of water that is closed to entry, is closed to watercraft, or has horsepower limitations for watercraft.
Text (5)
Public Record
Record Created
May 12, 2021 7:12:14 AM
Record Updated
Jun 23, 2022 3:46:32 AM