S. 524: Pike National Historic Trail Study Act of 2013

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Mar 12, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 524

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 12, 2013

(for himself andMr. Udall of Colorado) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to theCommittee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To amend the National Trails System Act to provide for the study of the Pike National Historic Trail.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Pike National Historic Trail Study Act of 2013 .

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Western States Trail Study

Section 5(c) of the National Trails System Act(16 U.S.C. 1244(c))is amended by adding at the end the following:

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Pike National Historic Trail

The Pike National Historic Trail, a series of routes extending approximately 3,664 miles, which follows the route taken by Lt. Zebulon Montgomery Pike during the 1806–1807 Pike expedition that began in Fort Bellefontaine, Missouri, extended through portions of the States of Kansas, Nebraska, Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas, and ended in Natchitoches, Louisiana.

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