S. 1490 (102nd): Scenic Byways Act of 1991


Jul 17, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 17, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the establishment of a national scenic byways program.

Summary (CRS)

7/17/1991--Introduced.Scenic Byways Act of 1991 - Establishes in the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) an Office of Scenic Byways to:(1) maintain, and provide to States, information regarding Federal and State activities ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 17, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1490”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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