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Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership Act of 2005

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A bill to establish the Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership in the States of Vermont and New York, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
02/08/2005Introduced in Senate

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/15/2005Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 109-28.
Action By: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks
02/08/2005Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1137-1138)
Action By: Senate
02/08/2005Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1136-1137)
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT]* 02/08/2005
Sen. Clinton, Hillary Rodham [D-NY]* 02/08/2005
Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY]* 02/08/2005

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Energy and Natural Resources02/08/2005 Referred to
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks03/15/2005 Hearings by

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Introduced in Senate (02/08/2005)

Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership Act of 2005 - Establishes the Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership within the States of Vermont and New York.

Directs the Partnership's management entity, the Lake Champlain Basin Program, to develop a management plan for the Partnership (for the Secretary of Interior's approval) that includes: (1) recommendations for funding, managing, and developing the Partnership; (2) a description of activities to be carried out by public and private organizations to protect the Partnership's resources; (3) an assessment of the organizational capacity of the Program to achieve the goals for implementation; and (4) recommendations for collaboration with Canada and the Province of Quebec in implementing this Act.

Authorizes the Program to enter into partnerships with, and make grants to, various public and private entities to carry out this Act. Allows the Secretary to provide assistance to carry out this Act.

Prohibits the Program from using Federal funds made available by this Act to acquire real property or any interest in real property.

Prohibits Federal assistance under this Act after 15 years after its enactment.