US SB2783 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Introduced on November 5 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-05 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Responsibly Enhancing America's Landscapes Act This bill establishes the National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund to provide funding for deferred maintenance projects in national parks. The bill increases specified fees for FY2020-FY2029 and the additional amounts collected are deposited in the fund. The fees that are increased are the entrance fees at federal recreational lands and waters, the fees for the use of the electronic system for travel authorization for certain visitors to the United States, and the fees for visa applications of nonimmigrants seeking temporary admission to the United States for business or pleasure. Amounts in the fund shall be used for the priority deferred maintenance needs of the National Park Service. At least 65% of the funds must be used for nontransportation projects.

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Title

Responsibly Enhancing America's Landscapes Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-11-05SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Same As/Similar To

SB500 (Related) 2020-02-25 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 428.
HB1225 (Related) 2019-10-22 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.

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