S.713 - National Heritage Area Authorization Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] (Introduced 03/23/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 115-118|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/26/2017 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 155. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.713 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (06/26/2017)
National Heritage Area Authorization Act of 2017
(Sec. 3) This bill establishes:
- the Appalachian Forest National Heritage Area in West Virginia and Maryland,
- the Maritime Washington National Heritage Area and the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area in Washington state, and
- the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta National Heritage Area in California.
A local coordinating entity is designated for each heritage area.
(Sec. 4) Each local coordinating entity shall: (1) prepare and submit for approval by the Department of the Interior a management plan for its respective heritage area; and (2) not use federal funding made available under this bill for the acquisition of real property or any interest in real property.