Rep. Chris Stewart’s (R-Utah) legislation, H.R. 5597, passed out of the Natural Resources Committee.
This legislation will provide a much-needed transportation route in Washington County, Utah.
“Thank you to Chairman Bishop and the Natural Resources Committee for passing this bill to help Washington County. This legislation provides a long-awaited, and much needed, northern corridor transportation route while adding further protection for the desert tortoise. We are now one step closer to providing for the needs of one of the fastest growing areas in the nation.”
The full text of the bill can be found here.