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USSB173IntroProvides 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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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB1154IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating a study area comprised of cities and counties in Virginia and counties in North Carolina as a National Heritage Area to be known as the Great Dismal Swamp...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1286IntroEstablishes the Southern Campaign of the Revolution National Heritage Corridor in North Carolina and South Carolina. The University of South Carolina, as the managing entity for the corridor, shall submit a Corridor Management Action Plan for the cor...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1316IntroEstablishes a National Heritage Areas System to recognize certain areas of the United States that tell nationally significant stories and to conserve, enhance, and interpret the areas' natural, historic, scenic, and cultural resources that illustrate...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1424IntroEstablishes the St. Croix National Heritage Area in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. The bill designates the Virgin Islands State Historic Preservation Office as the local coordinating entity. The preservation office shall prepare and submit a managem...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1908IntroDirects 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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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1925IntroTo authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the South Kona National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2024IntroEstablishes the Southern Maryland National Heritage Area in Maryland. The heritage area shall include portions of St. Mary's, Calvert, Charles, and Prince George's Counties in Maryland, with the specific boundaries to be established by the Department...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2107IntroEstablishes the Nation's Oldest Port National Heritage Area in Florida. Such heritage area shall include natural watersheds in Nassau, Duval, St. Johns, and Flagler Counties. The Nation's Oldest Port Heritage Area Alliance, Inc., shall serve as the c...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2359IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating the study area in a border region of Texas as the Los Caminos del Rio National Heritage Corridor. The study area includes (1) the porti...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1931IntroEstablishes a museum program on the historical importance of Japanese American confinement during World War II and permanently reauthorizes the Japanese American Confinement Sites preservation program. The bill directs the Department of the Interior ...
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2021-05-27
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2444IntroTo establish Fort San Gerónimo del Boquerón in Puerto Rico as an affiliated area of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR435IntroRecognizing the 100th Anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.
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2021-05-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1157EngrossModifies the management and operations of the Department of State through various measures. These include requiring actions to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, establishing offices and roles to carry out designated functions, and providing for...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1839IntroGrants a federal charter to the National Lighthouse Museum.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB810EngrossDirects the Department of the Interior to conduct a study on feasibility of designating as a national historic trail the Chief Standing Bear Trail extending 550 miles from Niobrara, Nebraska, to Ponca City, Oklahoma, which follows the route taken by ...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1759IntroExtends through FY2036 the authority of the Department of the Interior to provide assistance for the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area in North Carolina and removes the limitation on the total amount that may be appropriated for the heritage area.
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2021-05-08
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB920IntroExpands 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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2021-04-21
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB820IntroEstablishes the New Philadelphia Historical Park in Illinois as a unit of the National Park System to coordinate (1) the preservation, protection, and interpretation efforts of the park by the federal government, Illinois, units of local government, ...
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2021-04-21
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2497IntroTo establish the Amache National Historic Site in the State of Colorado as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-21
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB1258IntroExtends through FY2036 the authority of the Department of the Interior to make any grants or provide any assistance for the National Coal Heritage Area and the Wheeling National Heritage Area in West Virginia. The bill extends by one year the deadlin...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1112IntroDesignates (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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2021-04-14
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2408IntroTo extend the authorization for Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area.
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2021-04-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2235IntroExtends the authority of the Department of the Interior to provide any assistance to the Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Area in New Mexico for another 15-year period.
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2021-03-26
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB988IntroEstablishes a museum program on the historical importance of Japanese American confinement during World War II and permanently reauthorizes the Japanese American Confinement Sites preservation program. The bill directs the Department of the Interior ...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1004IntroExtends the authority of the Department of the Interior to provide any assistance to the Mormon Pioneer National Heritage Area in Utah and the Great Basin National Heritage Area (as renamed by this bill) in Utah and Nevada for another 15-year period....
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2021-03-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB972IntroReauthorizes through FY2036 grants and any other assistance for the Essex National Heritage Area in Massachusetts. The bill removes the limit on the total amount that may be appropriated for the heritage area.
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2021-03-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB990IntroExtends the authority of the Department of the Interior to provide any assistance to the Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Area in New Mexico for another 15-year period.
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2021-03-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2158IntroTo provide emergency relief assistance under a modified Community Development Block Grant program for communities facing economic damage from civil and social crises, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2088IntroTakes specified lands and easements in Monroe County, Tennessee, into trust for the use and benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. These lands include the Sequoyah Museum, the Chota Memorial, the Tanasi Memorial, and land to provide support...
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2021-03-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2098IntroPermanently extends the authority of the Department of the Interior to make grants and provide other assistance for the Essex National Heritage Area in Massachusetts. The bill also repeals the limitation on the total amount of funding that may be app...
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2021-03-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB820IntroProvides exemptions from environmental, endangered species, or historic preservation requirements for federally funded projects or activities that are not in metropolitan statistical areas.
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2021-03-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB825IntroEstablishes the Southern Maryland National Heritage Area in Maryland. The heritage area shall include portions of St. Mary's, Calvert, Charles, and Prince George's Counties in Maryland, with the specific boundaries to be established by the Department...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB835IntroA bill to provide that the Federal Communications Commission and communications service providers regulated by the Commission under the Communications Act of 1934 shall not be subject to certain provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of ...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2058IntroEstablishes the Steel Valley National Heritage Area in Ohio or Pennsylvania, as appropriate.
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2021-03-18
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB787IntroExtends the authority of the Department of the Interior to provide any assistance to the Atchafalaya Trace Commission for the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area in Louisiana for another 15-year period.
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2021-03-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB795IntroEstablishes the Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley and Roberts Temple National Historic Site in Illinois as a unit of the National Park System. The purpose of the site is to preserve, protect, and interpret (1) the Great Migration, (2) the memorial se...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1971IntroTo extend the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to provide assistance to the local coordinating entity for the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area under subtitle B of Public Law 109-338.
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2021-03-17
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB1810IntroReauthorizes through FY2036 the Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor and the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area in Connecticut and Massachusetts. The bill also repeals the limitation on the total amount of funding that may be appr...
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2021-03-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB654IntroExtends through FY2036 the authority of the Department of the Interior to provide assistance for the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area in North Carolina and removes the limitation on the total amount that may be appropriated for the heritage area.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB635IntroReauthorizes through FY2036 the Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor and the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area in Connecticut and Massachusetts. The bill also repeals the limitation on the total amount of funding that may be appr...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB803EngrossProvides for the preservation, conservation, and recreational use of public lands, including in Arizona, California, Maine, North Carolina, Oregon, Virginia, Washington, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In Colorado, the bill designates wilderness, potent...
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2021-03-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1483IntroModifies provisions relating to the rehabilitation tax credit. Specifically, the bill allows an increased 15% credit for non-historic buildings placed in service 50 years prior to the current calendar year. It also allows the credit for buildings wit...
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2021-03-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB788IntroExtends through FY2036 the authority of the Department of the Interior to make any grants or provide any assistance for the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area in Georgia.
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB511IntroEstablishes the Bronzeville-Black Metropolis National Heritage Area in Chicago, Illinois. The Black Metropolis National Heritage Area Commission shall be the local coordinating entity for the heritage area and shall submit a management plan for the h...
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2021-03-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1407IntroEstablishes 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 Springfield Race Riot of 1908 and its role in the forming of the ...
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2021-02-26
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB470IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating a study area comprised of cities and counties in Virginia and counties in North Carolina as a National Heritage Area to be known as the Great Dismal Swamp...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1287IntroExtends through FY2031 the authority of the Department of the Interior to make any grant or provide any assistance to the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor. The bill increases the total amount that may be appropriated for the corridor.
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2021-02-24
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB1288IntroExtends the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission. The bill increases the total amount that may be appropriated for the corridor.
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2021-02-24
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB671IntroDirects 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 of Fort Pillow during the Civil War, as a unit of the Natio...
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2021-02-23
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
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