A bill to prepare the National Park Service for its Centennial in 2016 and for a second century of protecting our national parks' natural, historic, and cultural resources for present and future generations and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Washington. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 5, 2015
Length: 27 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on November 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“sen. Sullivan discusses nuclear agreement with iran”
— Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK] on Apr 17, 2015
Nov 5, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 8, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 2257 (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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National Park Service Centennial Act, S. 2257, 114th Cong. (2015).
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