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Pennsylvania National Heritage Areas Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To reauthorize the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area, the Lackawanna Valley National Heritage Area, the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, the Schuylkill River Valley National Heritage Area, and the Oil Region National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.


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Date Actions Overview
06/18/2020Introduced in House

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07/14/2020Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
06/18/2020Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/18/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Natural Resources06/18/2020 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands07/14/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/18/2020)

Pennsylvania National Heritage Areas Act

This bill reauthorizes in Pennsylvania though FY2036

  • the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area,
  • the Lackawanna Valley National Heritage Area,
  • the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor,
  • the Schuylkill River Valley National Heritage Area, and
  • the Oil Region National Heritage Area.

The bill eliminates the limitation on the total amount that may be appropriated for

  • the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area,
  • the Lackawanna Valley National Heritage Area, and
  • the Schuylkill River Valley National Heritage Area.