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Referred in Senate (02/07/2019)


116th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 831


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 7, 2019

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works


AN ACT

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to request nominations for and make determinations regarding roads to be designated under the national scenic byways program, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Reviving America’s Scenic Byways Act of 2019”.

SEC. 2. National scenic byways program.

(a) Request for nominations.—Not later than 90 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Transportation shall issue a request for nominations with respect to roads to be designated under the national scenic byways program, as described in section 162(a) of title 23, United States Code. The Secretary shall make the request for nominations available on the appropriate website of the Department of Transportation.

(b) Designation determinations.—Not later than 1 year after the date on which the request for nominations required under subsection (a) is issued, the Secretary shall make publicly available on the appropriate website of the Department of Transportation a list specifying the roads, nominated pursuant to such request, to be designated under the national scenic byways program.

Passed the House of Representatives February 6, 2019.

    Attest: karen l. haas,   
    Clerk.