H.R. 5538 Grijalva Amendment Presidential Proclamations of National Monuments (Roll Call 437)
The Congressman Raul Grijalva (D-AZ-03) amendment to the Department of the Interior Appropriations bill removes a provision of the bill that restricts presidential proclamations of national monuments in a number of Western states. ACU opposes the overuse of national monument designations and opposed this amendment. The House defeated the amendment on July 13, 2016 by a vote of 202-225.