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Outdoor Industry calls on Congress to pass bill for abandoned mine cleanups

Posted on AllSides June 23rd, 2024

A coalition of 78 outdoor recreation, hunting and fishing businesses and associations recently delivered a letter urging Congress to pass the bipartisan Good Samaritan Remediation of Abandoned Hardrock Mines Act of 2024. Senate legislation is sponsored by U.S. Sens. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and James Risch (R-ID) while companion legislation in the House of Representatives is sponsored by Rep. Maloy (R-UT) and Rep. Peltola (D-AK). The support letter included leading outdoor recreation associations and brands, including the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable, state outdoor recreation coalitions, and dozens of local and national hunting,...

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