H.R.3964 - A bill to establish a National Park System Review Board, and for other purposes.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Vento, Bruce F. [D-MN-4] (Introduced 02/18/1988)|
|Committees:||House - Interior and Insular Affairs | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 100-742|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/01/1988 Referred to Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 2 roll call votes|
This bill has the status Passed House
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
Summary: H.R.3964 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #245 (248-130))
Passed House amended (07/27/1988)
Establishes the National Park System Review Board to maintain a continuing review of National Park Service programs and of existing and proposed National Park System units. Requires the Board to transmit annually to the President and the Congress: (1) a report containing the results of such review, together with recommendations for the management of the National Park System or any proposed additions to such System; and (2) budget recommendations for the Service and the Board.
Establishes a Director of the National Park Service within the Department of the Interior, to be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. Transfers all functions and authorities of the Secretary of the Interior which are carried out through the National Park Service to the Director. Mandates a five year term of office for the Director.