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H.R. 3186: Every Kid Outdoors Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 3186 allows fourth grade students and certain accompanying adults free access to federal public lands and waters administered by the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration where an admission fee is charged. This codifies the existing Every Kid in a Park program and requires a report to Congress on the results of the program for the seven years the program is authorized.

Since 2015, the Department of the Interior, through the “Every Kid in a ...

Sponsor and status

Niki Tsongas

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

Jul 11, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 12, 2018

This bill passed in the House on September 12, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

88% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 11, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 16, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 3, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on 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.

Sep 7, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 12, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3186 is 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.

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