OIA PRess Room: 2020

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Outdoor Industry Releases 2020 Policy Platform

Platform Covers Outdoor Recreation Priorities for Climate Change, Public Lands and Waters and Trade BOULDER, Colo. – Today, Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) released its policy platform for 2020 after first sharing its recommendations with both presidential campaigns. The document, titled

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OIA Praises Passage of ‘America’s Conservation Enhancement Act’

BOULDER, Colo. – Today, Executive director of the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA), Lise Aangeenbrug made the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the “America’s Conservation Enhancement Act,” legislation that will reauthorize wetlands conservation, officially establish the National Fish Habitat program, and address

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‘Great American Outdoors Act’ is the Law of the Land

Historic Conservation Law Will Boost Outdoor Access, Economic Recovery BOULDER, Colo. – The Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) and its 1,200 member businesses today celebrated the ‘Great American Outdoors Act’ being enacted into law after President Trump signed the bipartisan legislation. This historic conservation bill

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OIA Urges House to Cut Red Tape Stifling Outdoor Recreation and the Economy

BOULDER, Colo. – Executive director of the Outdoor Industry Association, Lise Aangeenbrug, today made the following statement after the House Committee on Natural Resources advanced long-awaited legislation to streamline regulations impeding access to outdoor recreation:  “Reducing regulatory red tape and streamlining permits will help Americans access

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