A bill to require the Director of the National Park Service to refund to States all State funds that were used to reopen and temporarily operate a unit of the National Park System during the October 2013 shutdown.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 10, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on November 13, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
7 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Senate Committee Passes Flake-Udall-Alexander-McCain National Park Access Act”
— Sen. Jeff Flake [R-AZ, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 13, 2014
“Hatch, Lee Continue Push for Utah to be Reimbursed Costs of Opening National Parks During Shutdown”
— Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT, 1977-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 11, 2014
Mar 11, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 23, 2014
Considered by National Parks
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Nov 13, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 30, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 145 (114th).
S. 2104 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2104. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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