About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the National Trails System Act to authorize an additional category of national trail known as a national discovery trail, to provide special requirements for the establishment and administration of national discovery trails, and to designate the cross country American Discovery Trail as the first national discovery trail.
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Jul 20, 2004
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4865”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4865 — 108th Congress: National Discovery Trails Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr4865
“H.R. 4865 — 108th Congress: National Discovery Trails Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2004. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr4865>
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