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|
|Committee Meetings:||09/18/19 10:00AM 06/19/19 10:00AM|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 116-232|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/11/2019 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 184. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2490 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/02/2019)
This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a study on feasibility of designating as a national historic trail the Chief Standing Bear Trail extending 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 550 miles from Ponca City through Omaha to Niobrara, Nebraska, which follows the return route taken by Chief Standing Bear and the Ponca people.
The bill requires Interior to consider input from owners of private land within or adjacent to such study area.