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H.R. 2897 (115th): To authorize the Mayor of the District of Columbia and the Director of the National Park Service to enter into cooperative management agreements for the operation, maintenance, and management of units of the National Park System in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

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Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jun 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 16, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Passes Norton Bill for Improvements to Franklin Park and Other NPS-Owned D.C. Neighborhood Parks
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on May 17, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of January 16, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Jan 16, 2018

Murkowski Introduces Bill to Authorize Cooperative Management Agreements Between District of Columbia and the National Park Service
    — Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] on Oct 23, 2017

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History

Jun 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 19, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 3, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Jan 16, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 14, 2018
 
Considered by National Parks

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May 17, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 30, 2018
 
Text Published

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Aug 1, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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H.R. 2897 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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