Summary: H.R.1796 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (09/25/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.)

Mississippi River Trail Study Act - Amends the National Trails System Act to designate the route of the Mississippi River for study for potential addition to the National Trails System as a national scenic or historic trail.

Declares that the study required by this Act is intended to complement, and not duplicate, other studies of the scenic or historical importance of the Mississippi River that may be underway or undertaken.