H.R.3981: Preserve America and Save America's Treasures Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
  • Introduced Oct. 29, 2007
  • Latest Major Action July 9, 2008

Bill Sponsor

Bill Cosponsors

58 (48 Democrats, 11 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Preserve America and Save America's Treasures Act - Title I: Preserve America's Program - (Sec. 103) Establishes the Preserve America Program, under which the Secretary of the Interior, in partnership with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, may provide competitive grants to specified entities to support preservation efforts through heritage tourism, education, and historic preservation planning activities. Requires the Secretary...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Congressional Budget Office Estimate

The Congressional Budget Office has produced a cost estimate for H.R.3981.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands.
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Discharged.
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 110-738.
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 469.
Ms. Bordallo moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3981.
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Considered as unfinished business.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 360 - 23 (Roll no. 471).
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 867.
Oct. 29, 2007

Introduced in the House by Brad Miller (D-N.C.)

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