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S.476: A bill to amend the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Development Act to extend to the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park Commission.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Benjamin L. Cardin, D-Md.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced March 6, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 26, 2014
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the Senate on June 27, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Reauthorizes the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park Commission for a term of ten years after enactment of this Act.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 26, 2014 Became Public Law No: 113-178.
Sept. 26, 2014 Signed by President.
Sept. 19, 2014 Presented to President.
Sept. 17, 2014 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 17, 2014

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 419 - 0 (Roll no. 506). (text: CR 9/15/2014 H7484)

Sept. 17, 2014 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7636-7637)
Sept. 15, 2014 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.
Sept. 15, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 476.
Sept. 15, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7484-7485)
Sept. 15, 2014 Mr. Hastings (WA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Sept. 15, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 436.
Sept. 15, 2014 Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-589.
July 30, 2014 Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
July 30, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 30, 2014 Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Discharged.
July 29, 2014 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
July 11, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
July 10, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
July 10, 2014 Received in the House.
July 10, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
July 9, 2014 Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4355-4364; text of measure as reported in Senate: CR S4360; text as passed Senate: CR S4363-4364)
June 27, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 118.
June 27, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Wyden with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 113-64.
May 16, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
April 23, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 113-27.
March 6, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1233)