H.R. 87: Castle Nugent National Historic Site Establishment Act of 2013

Introduced:
Jan 03, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Donna Christensen
Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 03, 2013
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 580 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 09, 2011

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 3, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jan 03, 2013
Referred to Committee Jan 03, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

7% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To establish the Castle Nugent National Historic Site at St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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1/3/2013--Introduced.
Castle Nugent National Historic Site Establishment Act of 2013 - Establishes the Castle Nugent National Historic Site on the island of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, as a unit of the National Park System in order to preserve, protect, and interpret a Caribbean cultural landscape spanning over 300 years of agricultural use, significant archeological resources, an extensive barrier coral reef system, and other outstanding natural features.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to lease certain lands within the boundary of the Historic Site to the University of the Virgin Islands for the purpose of continuing the University's operations for breeding Senepol cattle.

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