H.R.4073 - To authorize the National Park Service to coordinate programs with, provide technical assistance to, and enter into cooperative agreements with, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, and for other purposes.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Portman, Rob [R-OH-2] (Introduced 09/12/1996)|
|Committees:||House - Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/27/1996 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 244 - 170 (Roll no. 447). (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.4073 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/12/1996)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to coordinate the Underground Railroad interpretive programs of the National Park Service (NPS) with the interpretive activities of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center which is to be built in Cincinnati, Ohio, and devoted to the story of the Underground Railroad.
Authorizes: (1) the Secretary to provide technical assistance to the Center in developing such programs and to enter into cooperative agreements with the State of Ohio, the city of Cincinnati, and other public or private entities to provide such assistance; and (2) the NPS to work in partnership with the Center in its efforts to disseminate information on the Underground Railroad.
Requires the Secretary to treat the Center as an affiliated National Park System area.