H.R. 6866 (110th): To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to evaluate the significance of the Newtown Battlefield located in Chemung County, New York, and the suitability and feasibility of its inclusion in the National Parks System, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Sep 10, 2008 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
John “Randy” Kuhl Jr.
Representative for New York's 29th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 10, 2008
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 10, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 10, 2008
Referred to Committee Sep 10, 2008
 
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House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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9/10/2008--Introduced.
Directs the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to evaluate the significance of the Newtown Battlefield in Chemung County, New York (where the Battle of Newtown was held on August 29, 1779, during the Revolutionary War), as well as the suitability and feasibility of the Battlefield's inclusion in the National Park System.

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