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Short Titles as Introduced

Preserving America's Battlefields Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To provide for partnerships among State and local governments, regional entities, and the private sector to preserve, conserve, and enhance the visitor experience at nationally significant battlefields of the American Revolution, War of 1812, and Civil War, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

01/08/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

05/22/2019Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
02/05/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
01/08/2019Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/08/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (85)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Long, Billy [R-MO-7]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA-11]* 01/08/2019
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27]* 01/08/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8] 01/11/2019
Rep. Norman, Ralph [R-SC-5] 01/29/2019
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10] 01/29/2019
Rep. Riggleman, Denver [R-VA-5] 01/29/2019
Rep. Radewagen, Aumua Amata Coleman [R-AS-At Large] 01/29/2019
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 02/07/2019
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 02/07/2019
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-WV-2] 03/06/2019
Rep. Joyce, John [R-PA-13] 03/07/2019
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 03/14/2019
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 03/25/2019
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 03/25/2019
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 03/25/2019
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 03/26/2019
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6] 04/04/2019
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 04/09/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 04/12/2019
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] 04/29/2019
Rep. Brindisi, Anthony [D-NY-22] 04/30/2019
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 05/07/2019
Rep. Case, Ed [D-HI-1] 05/07/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2] 05/07/2019
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2] 05/10/2019
Rep. Cline, Ben [R-VA-6] 05/10/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 05/15/2019
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 05/15/2019
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 05/15/2019
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 05/15/2019
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] 05/15/2019
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 05/15/2019
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 05/17/2019
Rep. Miller, Carol D. [R-WV-3] 05/17/2019
Rep. Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA-6] 05/17/2019
Rep. Spano, Ross [R-FL-15] 05/22/2019
Rep. Armstrong, Kelly [R-ND-At Large] 05/22/2019
Rep. Wexton, Jennifer [D-VA-10] 05/23/2019
Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6] 06/06/2019
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-OH-10] 06/12/2019
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 06/18/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 06/18/2019
Rep. Guest, Michael [R-MS-3] 06/19/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 06/19/2019
Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3] 06/28/2019
Rep. Watkins, Steve [R-KS-2] 06/28/2019
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8] 06/28/2019
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 06/28/2019
Rep. Crenshaw, Dan [R-TX-2] 07/10/2019
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-14] 07/17/2019
Rep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8] 07/19/2019
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 07/22/2019
Rep. Cisneros, Gilbert Ray, Jr. [D-CA-39] 07/22/2019
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 07/22/2019
Rep. Spanberger, Abigail Davis [D-VA-7] 07/22/2019
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 07/23/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 08/09/2019
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 08/09/2019
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] 08/09/2019
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 08/09/2019
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 08/09/2019
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 08/09/2019
Rep. Budd, Ted [R-NC-13] 08/20/2019

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Natural Resources01/08/2019 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands02/05/2019 Referred to
05/22/2019 Hearings by

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Introduced in House (01/08/2019)

Preserving America's Battlefields Act

This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Preservation Program to include

  • the preservation and protection of nationally significant battlefields of not only the Civil War but also the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and
  • the enhancement of visitors' experiences at those battlefields.