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S. 1573: American Discovery Trail Act

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A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to place signage on Federal land along the trail known as the "American Discovery Trail", and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Chris Coons

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Delaware. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 16, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Jul 18, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on May 17, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 17, 2018.

Prognosis:

31% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 18, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 14, 2018
 
Considered by National Parks

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May 17, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 16, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1573 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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