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H.R.2568: Essex National Heritage Area Reauthorization Act

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Sponsor John F. Tierney, D-Mass.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced June 27, 2013
Latest Major Action July 9, 2013
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Bill Summary

Essex National Heritage Area Reauthorization Act - Amends the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to: (1) extend the authority for the Secretary of the Interior to make grants or provide assistance respecting the Essex National Heritage Area until September 30, 2027, and (2) increase the total amount that may be appropriated for the Area under the Act to $20 million.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 9, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
June 27, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.