PUBLIC LANDS: Obama signs 9 resource bills into law Jessica Estepa and Manuel Quiñones, E&E reporters Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 President Obama today signed nine natural resources and public lands bills into law. Please subscribe to E&ENews PM to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.