H.R.2490 - To amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] (Introduced 05/02/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Meetings:||09/18/19 10:00AM 06/19/19 10:00AM|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 116-232|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/27/2020 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Text: H.R.2490 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (02/27/2020)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
Section 5(c) of the National Trails System Act (16 U.S.C. 1244(c)) is amended by adding at the end the following:
“(xx) CHIEF STANDING BEAR NATIONAL HISTORIC TRAIL.—The Chief Standing Bear Trail, extending approximately 550 miles from Niobrara, Nebraska, to Ponca City, Oklahoma, which follows the route taken by Chief Standing Bear and the Ponca people during Federal Indian removal, and approximately 550 miles from Ponca City, Oklahoma, through Omaha, Nebraska, to Niobrara, Nebraska, which follows the return route taken by Chief Standing Bear and the Ponca people.”.
Passed the House of Representatives February 26, 2020.
|Attest:||cheryl l. johnson,|