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Apr 28, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
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.
Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2005
Length: 4 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 958 — 109th Congress: Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s958
“S. 958 — 109th Congress: Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s958>
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