S. 958 (109th): Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail Act


Apr 28, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 16, 2005 but was never passed by the House.


Paul Sarbanes

Senator from Maryland



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2005
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the Star-Spangled Banner Trail in the States of Maryland and Virginia and the District of Columbia as a National Historic Trail.

Summary (CRS)

Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail Act - Amends the National Trails System Act to include the Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail (the Trail), a trail consisting of water and overland ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 28, 2005

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Sep 28, 2005
Reported by Committee

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Nov 16, 2005
Passed Senate

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 958”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2053 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 2005

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