House Bill 54 – State Parks-recreation management authority.

WyoLeg Summary: AN ACT relating to state lands; authorizing the department of state parks and cultural resources to lease state lands for recreational purposes as specified; authorizing the department to sell permits that allow for the recreational use of leased state lands; providing for the disposition of funds generated from permit sales allowing for the recreational use of leased state lands; authorizing the department to lease or rent concessions on leased state lands; making conforming amendments; authorizing rulemaking; and providing for effective dates. | Source:


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)
Status: Engrossed on February 28 2022 – 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2022-03-07 – 3rd Reading:Failed 14-15-1-0-0
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Rep. Lloyd Larsen [R]Rep. Patrick Sweeney [R]Sen. Affie Ellis [R]Sen. Michael Gierau [D]
Sen. Bill Landen [R]

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Date Chamber Action
2022-03-07 Senate 3rd Reading:Failed 14-15-1-0-0
2022-03-04 Senate 2nd Reading:Passed
2022-03-03 Senate COW:Passed
2022-03-03 Senate Placed on General File
2022-03-03 Senate S06 – Travel:Recommend Do Pass 4-0-1-0-0
2022-03-01 Senate Introduced and Referred to S06 – Travel
2022-02-28 Senate Received for Introduction
2022-02-28 House 3rd Reading:Passed 50-9-1-0-0
2022-02-25 House 2nd Reading:Passed
2022-02-24 House COW:Passed
2022-02-22 House Placed on General File
2022-02-22 House H06 – Travel:Recommend Do Pass 6-3-0-0-0
2022-02-18 House Introduced and Referred to H06 – Travel 50-10-0-0-0
2022-02-11 House Received for Introduction
2022-02-01   Bill Number Assigned

Info Source:, Bill Source: WY State Legislature page for HB0054