H.R.2267 - Willing Seller Amendments of 2000 to the National Trails System Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. McInnis, Scott [R-CO-3] (Introduced 06/17/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 106-846|
|Latest Action:||09/27/2000 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Subject — Policy Area:
- Public Lands and Natural Resources
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Summary: H.R.2267 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Willing Seller Amendments of 2000 to the National Trails System Act - Expresses the sense of Congress that, in order to address problems involving multijurisdictional authority over the national scenic and historic trails, the head of each Federal agency with jurisdiction over an individual trail should: (1) cooperate with appropriate State and local officials and private persons to pursue the trail's development; and (2) be granted sufficient authority to purchase from willing sellers lands critical to trail completion.
Passed House amended (09/26/2000)
Amends the National Trails System Act to require Federal land purchases under such Act to be only with the owner's consent. Prohibits Federal funds from being expended for the acquisition of land or land interests for specified System trails without the owner's consent.