Legislative Committee on Public Lands (NRS 218.5363) 1999-2000
The Committee on Public Lands is a permanent committee of the Nevada Legislature whose authorization and duties are set forth in Nevada Revised Statutes 218.536 through
218.5371. Created in 1983, the committee is charged with reviewing proposed and existing laws and regulations affecting the 61 million acres of federally controlled land in Nevada.
The committee also provides a forum for the discussion of public lands matters with federal and state officials, representatives of special interest organizations, and other concerned individuals.