S. 189 (111th): National Trails System Willing Seller Act


Jan 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 8, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Udall

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to clarify Federal authority relating to land acquisition from willing sellers for the majority of the trails in the System, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/8/2009--Introduced.National Trails System Willing Seller Act - Amends the National Trails System Act (the Act) to:(1) prohibit the federal acquisition of lands outside the exterior boundaries of any federally administered ... Read more >

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Jan 8, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 189”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 1847 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 2008

H.R. 1435 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2009

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