H.R.581 - National Heritage Area Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Dent, Charles W. [R-PA-15] (Introduced 01/28/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/02/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.581 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/28/2015)
National Heritage Area Act of 2015
Establishes a system of National Heritage Areas through which the Department of the Interior may provide technical and financial assistance to local coordinating entities to support the establishment, development, and continuity of the National Heritage Areas.
Specifies the criteria that Interior shall apply to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating proposed National Heritage Areas. States that designation of a National Heritage Area shall be by federal statute and contingent on the prior completion of a management plan and an affirmative determination by Interior that the area meets such criteria.
Sets forth requirements for National Heritage Area management plans.