Ski area permits report (to accompany H.R. 4970 ... referred jointly to the Committees on Agriculture and Interior and Insular Affairs) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

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  • Recreation areas -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Forest reserves -- United States -- Recreational use.,
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SeriesRept. / 102d Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 102-1027.
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amended. Planning should encompass all the area authorized for use by this permit. The accepted Master Development Plan shall become a part of this permit. For planning purposes, a capacity for the ski area in people-at-one time shall be established in the Master Development Plan and appropriate National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) document.

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The purposes of this Act are to— (a) provide a unified and modern permitting process for nordic and alpine ski areas on national forest lands; 0)) provide for ski area permits which more closely reflect the acreage and other physical requirements of modern ski area development; and '^ * (c) provide a permit system which will be more.

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All skiiers aged 16 or older must have a ski pass to ski on groomed trails in Minnesota state parks or state forests. Ski area permits (a) Law applicable to permits. The provisions of the Act of March 4, (16 U.S.C.

) notwithstanding, the term and acreage of permits for the operation of ski areas and associated facilities on National Forest System lands shall on and after Octobe governed by this section and other applicable law.(b) Authority.

The Secretary of Agriculture shall charge a rental charge for all ski area permits issued pursuant to section 3 of the National Forest Ski Area Permit Act of (16 U.S.C. b), the Act of March 4, (38 Stat. chapter ; 16 U.S.C.

), or the 9th through 20th paragraphs under the heading “SURVEYING THE PUBLIC LANDS” under the heading “UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF THE. To amend the National Forest Ski Area Permit Act of to clarify the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture regarding additional recreational uses of National Forest System land that is subject to ski area permits, and for other purposes.

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The money would only be used to administer ski area permits, review ski area proposals for improvements, enhance visitor services and support the Forest Service’s Avalanche Information and.

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a Permits Version issued on Under National Forest Ski Area Permit Act of on or Before June 1, b Permits Version issued on Under National Forest Ski Area Permit Act of After June 1, c Permits Version issued on Under Organic Act of and Term Permit Act of As the ski season begins to transition to spring-like conditions at Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, officials have opened uphill access during lift-operating hours.

As of Friday afternoon, A-Basin’s. No one bid on this permit, including McCoy, who didn't have any money. Inthe Forest Service gave McCoy the permit on the condition that he develop the mountain as a ski resort. A ski lodge followed inand the Mammoth Mountain Ski Area incorporated in McCoy struggled to develop Mammoth.

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