H.R. 3898 (103rd): To establish the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Feb 24, 1994 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Status:
Died (Passed House)
Sponsor
Barney Frank
Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Aug 02, 1994
Length
10 pages
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Status

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 1, 1994 but was never passed by the Senate.

Progress
Introduced Feb 24, 1994
Referred to Committee Feb 24, 1994
Reported by Committee Jul 20, 1994
Passed House Aug 01, 1994
 
 
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8/1/1994--Passed House amended.
Establishes the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Requires expenditures to consist of non-Federal funds matching Federal funds. Limits expenditures for operation and maintenance of the Schooner Ernestina. Requires the Secretary of the Interior to submit to specified congressional committees a general management plan for the Park and to implement such plan. Authorizes appropriations. Limits authorizations for visitor and interpretive facilities.

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