H.R. 5988 (112th): San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2012

Introduced:
Jun 21, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 114 (same title)
Passed Senate — Dec 30, 2012

Sponsor
Henry Cuellar
Representative for Texas's 28th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 21, 2012
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
S. 114 (Related)
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2012

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 30, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 21, 2012
Referred to Committee Jun 21, 2012
 
Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into a cooperative agreement for a park headquarters at San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, to expand the boundary of the Park, to conduct a study of potential land acquisitions, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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6/21/2012--Introduced.
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to study land within Bexar and Wilson Counties in Texas, to identify land that would be suitable for inclusion in the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. Requires the study to examine the natural, cultural, recreational, and scenic values and characteristics of the land within such counties.
Permits the assignment of Park employees to provide interpretive services, including visitor information and education, at facilities outside the Park boundary.
Modifies the boundary of the Park to include approximately 151 acres of additional identified land.
Permits the Secretary to acquire such land or any interest in such land by purchase from willing sellers, donation, or exchange.

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