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USHB2317IntroPeter J. McGuire Labor Day Landmark Act This bill designates the Peter J. McGuire Memorial and Peter J. McGuire Gravesite in Pennsauken, New Jersey, as the "Peter J. McGuire Memorial National Historic Landmark." The Department of the Interior may ent...
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2019-12-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1472EngrossTo rename the Homestead National Monument of America near Beatrice, Nebraska, as the Homestead National Historical Park. This bill redesignates the Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska as the "Homestead National Historical Park."
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2019-11-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB307IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Preservation Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally si...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB500IntroRestore Our Parks Act
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2427IntroChesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020-FY2025 the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network and the Chesapeake Bay Gateways Grants Assistance Program.
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2019-11-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 221.
USHB823EngrossColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act
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2019-10-31
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2181EngrossChaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act of 2019 This bill withdraws any federal lands and interests that are within the boundaries of the Chaco Cultural Heritage Withdrawal Area and any land or interest located in such area which is acquired by t...
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2019-10-31
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB139IntroSpringfield Race Riot National Historic Monument Act This bill establishes the Springfield Race Riot National Historic Monument in Illinois as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret the resources associated with the Sp...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB486IntroChicano Park Preservation Act This bill requires the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of Chicano Park and its murals located in San Diego, California. In conducting the study, Interior shall evaluate the site's national ...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3250IntroJulius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part-owner and President of the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a note...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3824IntroCahokia Mounds Mississippian Culture National Historical Park Act This bill provides for the establishment of the Cahokia Mounds Mississippian Culture National Historical Park in Collinsville, Illinois; Monroe, Madison, and St. Clair Counties, Illino...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4845IntroNational Lighthouse Center and Museum Act
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2019-10-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1225IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act
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2019-10-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.
USHB2490IntroTo amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of the Inte...
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2019-10-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 184.
USSB2583IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB3352EngrossDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3725IntroCivil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park Act This bill designates as the Civil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park the defenses constructed at the beginning of the Civil War in 1861 as a ring of fortifications in the ...
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2019-07-29
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB434EngrossEmancipation National Historic Trail Study Act This bill requires the Emancipation National Historic Trail, which extends approximately 51 miles and follows the migration route taken by newly freed slaves and other persons of African descent from Gal...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB3671IntroFederal Permitting Reform and Jobs Act
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2019-07-25
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USSB1976IntroFederal Permitting Reform and Jobs Act
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2019-07-24
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1014IntroRoute 66 Centennial Commission Act This bill establishes the Route 66 Centennial Commission to honor U.S. Route 66 on the occasion of its centennial anniversary. The bill sets forth the duties of the commission, its membership, powers, and reporting ...
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2019-07-23
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-62.
USHB3651IntroTo facilitate the use of certain land in Nebraska for public outdoor recreational opportunities, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-23
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB1694EngrossOne Small Step to Protect Human Heritage in Space Act This bill requires a federal agency that issues a license for the conduct of a lunar activity to require that each license applicant agree to abide by recommendations, guidelines, or principles is...
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2019-07-19
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB3560IntroTo provide assistance for the operation of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center in Nebraska City, Nebraska, and for other purposes. This bill reauthorizes through FY2028 funding to assist with the operations of the historic site...
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2019-07-16
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB225IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Protection Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally sign...
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2019-06-19
[Hearing: Dec 12 @ 10:00 am]

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB298IntroSpringfield Race Riot National Historic Monument Act This bill establishes the Springfield Race Riot National Historic Monument in Illinois as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret the resources associated with the Sp...
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2019-06-19
[Hearing: Dec 12 @ 10:00 am]

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1582IntroA bill to establish the White Sands National Park in the State of New Mexico as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1863IntroJulius Rosenwald and Rosenwald Schools Study Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part-owner and President of the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a no...
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2019-06-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR250IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of the Interior has broken a commitment to the Blackfeet Tribe to defend the cancellation of all leases in the Badger-Two Medicine area and urging the Department of the Interior to w...
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2019-06-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR413IntroExpressing the immense gratitude of the House of Representatives for the acts of heroism, valor, and sacrifices made by the members of the United States Armed Forces and allied armed forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at ...
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2019-06-10
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E729-730)
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20. (TXT | PDF)
USSR135IntroA resolution expressing the gratitude and appreciation of the Senate for the acts of heroism and valor by the members of the United States Armed Forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at Normandy, France, and commending those...
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2019-06-04
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3199-3200; text: CR S3199-3200)
USHB1130IntroFort Pillow National Battlefield Park Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating the Fort Pillow Historic State Park in Henning, Tennessee, which was the site of the Battle o...
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2019-05-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1179IntroAfrican-American Burial Grounds Network Act
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2019-05-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2369IntroLong Island Aviation History Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of Long Island, New York, with a particular focus on the Hempstead Plains, the areas surrounding Suffolk County Air Force Base, the ...
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2019-05-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2525IntroSteel Valley National Heritage Area Act This bill establishes the Steel Valley National Heritage Area in Ohio or Pennsylvania, as appropriate.
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2019-05-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2274IntroVeterans Conservation Corps Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2839IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHB2825IntroHistoric Tax Credit Growth and Opportunity Act of 2019 This bill increases the rehabilitation tax credit and modifies certain requirements for the credit. The bill increases the rate of the credit to 30% for smaller projects (rehabilitation expenditu...
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2019-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2745IntroMilitary Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations...
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2019-05-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 40.
USSB1079IntroChaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act of 2019 This bill withdraws any federal lands and interests that are within the boundaries of the Chaco Cultural Heritage Withdrawal Area and any land or interest located in such area which is acquired by t...
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2019-05-14
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1265IntroOil Region National Heritage Area Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes through the end of FY2026 the Oil Region National Heritage Area Act.
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2019-05-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1259IntroChesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes for FY2020-FY2025 the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network and the Chesapeake Bay Gateways Grants Assistance Program.
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2019-05-01
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB642IntroOil Region National Heritage Area Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes through the end of FY2026 the Oil Region National Heritage Area Act.
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2019-04-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1049IntroNational Heritage Area Act of 2019
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2019-04-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1990IntroNational Aviation Heritage Area Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes through FY2026 assistance from the National Park Service for the National Aviation Heritage Area in Ohio.
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2019-04-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2288IntroErie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Reauthorization Act This bill increases the maximum amount of funding that may be authorized for the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor in the state of New York.
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2019-04-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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