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S. 363 (115th): North Country National Scenic Trail Route Adjustment Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 8, 2017 (Reported by Senate Committee). The bill was not enacted into law.


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Calendar No. 129

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 363

[Report No. 115–99]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 13, 2017

(for herself, Mr. Hoeven, Ms. Baldwin, Mrs. Gillibrand, Ms. Heitkamp, Mr. Franken, Mr. Leahy, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Sanders, and Mr. Peters) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

June 8, 2017

Reported by , without amendment

A BILL

To revise the authorized route of the North Country National Scenic Trail in northeastern Minnesota and to extend the trail into Vermont to connect with the Appalachian National Scenic Trail, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the North Country National Scenic Trail Route Adjustment Act.

2.

Route adjustment

Section 5(a)(8) of the National Trails System Act (16 U.S.C. 1244(a)(8)) is amended in the first sentence—

(1)

by striking thirty two hundred miles, extending from eastern New York State and inserting 4,600 miles, extending from the Appalachian Trail in Vermont; and

(2)

by striking Proposed North Country Trail and all that follows through June 1975. and inserting North Country National Scenic Trail, Authorized Route dated February 2014, and numbered 649/116870..

June 8, 2017

Reported without amendment