H.R. 4007 (112th): Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act

Introduced:
Feb 09, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Andy Harris
Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Feb 09, 2012
Length
11 pages
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Last Action: Feb 05, 2013

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Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 10, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 09, 2012
Referred to Committee Feb 09, 2012
 
Full Title

To establish the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park in Auburn, New York, and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties, Maryland, and for other purposes.

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2/9/2012--Introduced.
Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act - Establishes in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties, Maryland, the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park as a unit of the National Park System.
Establishes in Auburn, New York, the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park also as a unit of the National Park System.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to enter into cooperative agreements with certain entities for the historic preservation, restoration, interpretation, and maintenance of such historical parks. Requires the Secretary to complete a general management plan for them.

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