H.R.834 - National Trails System Willing Seller Act107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. McInnis, Scott [R-CO-3] (Introduced 03/01/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||03/07/2002 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||03/13/2001 : Passed House|
This bill has the status Passed House
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
Subject — Policy Area:
- Public Lands and Natural Resources
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Summary: H.R.834 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
National Trails System Willing Seller Act - Expresses the sense of Congress that, in order to address problems involving multijurisdictional authority over the National Trails System, the Secretary of the Federal department with jurisdiction over a national scenic or historic 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 and interests in lands critical to trail completion.
Passed House without amendment (03/13/2001)
Provides for Federal acquisition of lands from willing sellers for specified System trails. Amends the National Trails System Act to provide protection for such willing sellers.