Sagebrush Rebellion Act
January 1, 1995
In this Heartland PolicyFax, it presents a model piece of legislation as publicized by ALEC's. Called the Sagebrush Rebellion Act, it is designed to establish a mechanism for the transfer of ownership of unappropriated lands from the federal government to the states. The purpose is to establish and empower a State Board of Public Lands Review whose purpose it will be to hold in trust for the benefit of the people of this state, all unappropriated, public lands within the exterior boundaries of this state.