Rep. Amodei (R- Nev.) Re-Introduces Bi-partisan Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013



TO: Minerals Policy Task Force
FROM: Tate Rosenbusch, Director, Government Affairs
DATE: February 15, 2013
SUBJECT: Rep. Amodei (R- Nev.) Re-Introduces Bi-partisan Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013

As discussed at yesterday’s Mineral Policy Task Force meeting, Rep. Amodei (R-Nev.), along with 28 original co-sponsors, re-introduced the National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013 legislation today. Please find attached the final bill language, Rep. Amodei’s press release and National Mining Association’s (NMA) press release.

The following members of Congress were original co-sponsors: Mark Amodei (R-Nev.), Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.), Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.), Rob Bishop (R-Utah), Walter Jones (R-N.C.), Tim Walberg (R-Mich.), Trent Franks (R-Ariz.), Joe Heck (R-Nev.), Scott Tipton (R-Colo.), Greg Walden (R-Ore.), Steve Stivers (R-Ohio), Bill Johnson (R-Ohio), Bob Latta (R-Ohio), Don Young (R-Alaska), Mike Conaway (R-Texas), Dan Benishek (R-Mich.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), David Schwiekert (R-Ariz.), Jim Matheson (D- Utah), Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.), Raul Labrador (R-Idaho), Chris Stewart (R-Utah), Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.), Mike Simpson (R-Idaho), Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), Steve Pearce (R-N.M.), and Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.).

If you have any questions, please contact me at trosenbusch@nma.org or (202) 463-2621.