S. 145 (114th): National Park Access Act

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeff Flake

Junior Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 9, 2015
Length: 4 pages

History

Jan 12, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jul 30, 2015
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Sep 9, 2015
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

S. 145 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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