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USHB7002Intro
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Authorizes the illumination of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri, by blue and yellow lights for a certain period of time to show support and solidarity with the Ukrainian people.
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2022-06-15
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB7075Intro
25%
Designates specified properties in the District of Columbia within the approximate triangular area formed by 22nd Street Northwest to the east, P Street Northwest to the south, and Florida Avenue Northwest to the west as Ukrainian Independence Park.
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2022-06-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB387Intro
25%
Withdraws 1,006,545 acres of federal lands in Arizona, including any land or interest in land acquired by the United States after enactment of this bill, from entry, appropriation, and disposal under the public land laws; location, entry, and patent ...
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2022-06-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB2490Engross
50%
Establishes the Blackwell School National Historic Site in Texas as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret for the benefit of present and future generations the Blackwell School, including (1) the role of the Blackwell...
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2022-05-19
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB270PassRedesignates the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site as the Brown v. Board of Education National Historical Park and expands the park. The park is expanded to include the land and interests in land as generally depicted on the map titl...
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2022-05-12
Became Public Law No: 117-123. (TXT | PDF)
USHB268Engross
50%
Adjusts the boundary of the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park in Texas to include the approximately 166.44 acres of land identified on the map titled PALO ALTO BATTLEFIELD NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK Proposed Boundary Addition, Fort Brown U...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1344Intro
25%
Redesignates the Pullman National Monument in Illinois as the Pullman National Historical Park. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements with interested parties to support collaborative interpretive and educational program...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB2367Intro
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Authorizes the National Park Service (NPS) to acquire land or interests in land in Frederick County, Maryland, for the Historic Preservation Training Center and related facilities. The NPS may acquire not more than 20 acres in the county to support t...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSR628Intro
25%
This resolution designates May 21, 2022, as Kids to Parks Day. The resolution recognizes the importance of outdoor recreation and the preservation of open spaces to the health and education of young people of the United States.
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2022-05-10
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2407; text: CR S2422)
USSB173Intro
25%
Provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, the proposed Williams Fork Mo...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Failed to report favorably.
USSB177Intro
25%
Designates specified federal land administered by the Bureau of Land Management in Taos County, New Mexico, comprising 13,103 acres in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, to be known as the Cerro de la Olla Wilderness. The Department of the I...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB1222Intro
25%
Modifies the wilderness designations of certain lands in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest in Utah. The bill designates approximately 326.27 acres in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest as part of the Mount Olympus Wilderness. The bill also...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1321Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of the Interior to acquire private or state land or interest in land by donation, exchange, or purchase from willing sellers in order to expand the boundaries of the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument in Arizona. The bill t...
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB2438Intro
25%
Modifies the official boundary of the Cane River Creole National Historical Park in Louisiana.
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2022-05-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB3113PassDirects the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and disseminat...
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2022-04-29
Became Public Law No: 117-114. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4878Intro
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Amends the National Trails System Act to include national discovery trails as part of the national trails system. Such trails (1) shall be extended, continuous, interstate trails located to provide for outstanding outdoor recreation and travel and to...
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2022-04-28
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB972Intro
25%
Directs the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to establish as a national wildlife refuge the lands, waters, and interests therein acquired pursuant to this bill, to be known as the Western Riverside County National Wildlife Refuge. The FWS shall publis...
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2022-04-25
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 216.
USSB4077Intro
25%
A bill to reauthorize programs of the Economic Development Administration, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3197PassProvides for a land conveyance to the city of Eunice, Louisiana. The Department of the Interior shall convey to the city, by quitclaim deed and without consideration, specified parcels of the original townsite of Eunice. Upon the conveyance of such l...
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2022-04-19
Became Public Law No: 117-112. (TXT | PDF)
USHB920Intro
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Expands the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site currently located in Topeka, Kansas, to include additional sites in Clarendon County, South Carolina, and establishes as affiliated areas specified sites in Farmville, Virginia; Wilmingto...
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2022-04-06
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2626Intro
25%
Redesignates the Pullman National Monument in Illinois as the Pullman National Historical Park. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements with interested parties to support collaborative interpretive and educational program...
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2022-04-06
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSR582Intro
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This resolution designates April 16 through April 24, 2022, as National Park Week. The resolution also encourages the people of the United States and the world to responsibly visit, experience, recreate in, and support the treasured national parks of...
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2022-04-06
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2056; text: CR S2044-2045)
USSB1320Engross
50%
Redesignates the Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona as the Chiricahua National Park.
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2022-04-04
Held at the desk.
USSB567Intro
25%
Provides for conservation or transfer of land in Nevada. Specifically, the bill transfers approximately 41,055 acres of land to be held in trust for the Moapa Band of Paiutes of the Moapa River Indian Reservation; adjusts the boundary of the Red Rock...
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2022-03-31
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHR1013Intro
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This resolution recognizes and celebrates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Law Olmsted, who is considered to be the founder of landscape architecture in the United States.
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2022-03-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7207Intro
25%
To prohibit the importation of petroleum products from Venezuela, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2497PassEstablishes the Amache National Historic Site in Colorado as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret for the benefit of present and future generations resources associated with the incarceration of civilians of Japanese...
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2022-03-18
Became Public Law No: 117-106. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3873Intro
25%
Designates the outdoor amphitheater at the Blue Ridge Music Center, located at 700 Foothills Road in Galax, Virginia, as the Rick Boucher Amphitheater.
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2022-03-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB6434Engross
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Directs the Department of the Interior to establish the Japanese American World War II History Network within the National Park Service. In carrying out the network, Interior shall review studies and reports to complement and not duplicate studies of...
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2022-03-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1908Engross
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Directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating Honolulu County, Hawaii, as a National Heritage Area, to be known as the Ka'ena Point National Heritage Area.
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2022-03-16
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1589Intro
25%
Designates specified Bureau of Land Management land in Oregon as the Rogue Canyon and Molalla Recreation Areas and adds approximately 59,512 acres of federal land to the Wild Rogue Wilderness. The Department of the Interior, for public land, and the ...
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2022-03-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 298.
USSB2433Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior and the Forest Service to develop and maintain a current and accurate multipurpose cadastre (inventory) of federal real property under their jurisdictions to support federal land management activities on federal...
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2022-03-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 299.
USSB904Intro
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Directs the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and disseminat...
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2022-02-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USSB1354Intro
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Provides for the designation of the Chilkoot National Historic Trail in Alaska and the study of the Alaska Long Trail.
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2022-02-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 285.
USSB1620Intro
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Provides for a land conveyance to the city of Eunice, Louisiana. The Department of the Interior shall convey to the city, by quitclaim deed and without consideration, specified parcels of the original townsite of Eunice. Upon the conveyance of such l...
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2022-02-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 287.
USSR525Intro
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This resolution congratulates Yellowstone National Park, spanning Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho, on its sesquicentennial anniversary. The resolution also celebrates 150 years of the unique cultural heritage and natural beauty of Yellowstone National Pa...
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2022-02-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S800; text: CR S794-795)
USHB3540Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2025 the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Chesapeake Bay Office and revises requirements concerning the office and its activities. It also authorizes the office to establish a Chesapeake Bay watershed education...
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2022-02-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2021Intro
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Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2022-02-15
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB1317Intro
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Modifies the boundary of the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument in Arizona to include approximately 97.71 acres of identified Forest Service land. The bill transfers administrative jurisdiction over the Forest Service land from the Forest Servic...
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2022-01-31
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 258.
USHB6263Intro
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Prohibits the denying of certain permit applications for activities on federal lands and waters for reasons based on the coronavirus vaccination status of applicants or their employees. Specifically, the Department of the Interior shall not deny base...
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2022-01-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2551Intro
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Modifies the wilderness designations of certain lands in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest in Utah. The bill designates approximately 326.27 acres in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest as part of the Mount Olympus Wilderness. The bill also...
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2022-01-19
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2512Intro
25%
Designates (1) the Chisholm National Historic Trail, and (2) the Western National Historic Trail. The Department of the Interior shall administer any portion of these trails that is located on nonfederal land only (1) with the voluntary consent of th...
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2022-01-19
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1964Intro
25%
Allocates ski area permit rental charges for ski area administration, improvements, visitor services, and wildfire preparedness. Such charges are collected by the Department of Agriculture (USDA) from ski area operators on National Forest System land...
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2022-01-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 253.
USHB5118Intro
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Addresses the completion of the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, which extends from the Montana-Canada border to the New Mexico-Mexico border. No later than November 10, 2028, the Forest Service shall substantially complete the land acquisit...
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2022-01-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB6336Intro
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Establishes activities to address wildfires. The bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to establish spatial fire management plans before the end of FY2024. The bill establishes accounts in the Treasury ...
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB3435Intro
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Extends through FY2036 the authority for, and increases the amount that may be appropriated for, various national heritage areas. The bill also extends through FY2036 (1) the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Commission, and (2) the Gullah/Gee...
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2021-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USSB3425Intro
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Extends through FY2036 the authority for, and increases the amount that may be appropriated for, various national heritage areas. The bill also extends through FY2036 (1) the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Commission, and (2) the Gullah/Gee...
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2021-12-16
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB3402Intro
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Prohibits the denying of certain permit applications for activities on federal lands and waters for reasons based on the coronavirus vaccination status of applicants or their employees. Specifically, the Department of the Interior shall not deny base...
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2021-12-15
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2404Intro
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Establishes activities to address wildfires. The bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to establish spatial fire management plans before the end of FY2024. The bill establishes accounts in the Treasury ...
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2021-12-15
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
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