Senate Bill 2952
116th Congress(2019-2020)
National Heritage Areas Reauthorization Act of 2019
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Nov 21, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Nov 21, 2019
Latest Action
Nov 21, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
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Bill Number
2952
Congress
116
Policy Area
Public Lands and Natural Resources
Public Lands and Natural Resources
Primary focus of measure is natural areas (including wilderness); lands under government jurisdiction; land use practices and policies; parks, monuments, and historic sites; fisheries and marine resources; mining and minerals. Measures concerning energy supplies and production may fall under Energy policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Ohio
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Pennsylvania
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

National Heritage Areas Reauthorization Act of 2019

This bill reauthorizes certain National Heritage Areas and increases the total amount that may be made available for certain National Heritage Corridors.

The bill increases the total amount that may be appropriated for (1) the Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor (formerly the Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Corridor) in Connecticut and Massachusetts, and (2) the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor in New York.

The bill reauthorizes through FY2022 (1) the National Aviation National Heritage Area in Ohio and Indiana, and (2) the Oil Region National Heritage Area in Pennsylvania.

Text (1)
November 21, 2019
Actions (2)
11/21/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
11/21/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Nov 22, 2019 5:42:35 AM
Updated
Nov 17, 2020 5:35:25 AM