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H.R. 1049 (116th): National Heritage Area Act of 2020

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To authorize a National Heritage Area Program, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Paul Tonko

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2020
Length: 23 pages
Introduced
Feb 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 3, 2020 but was never passed by the Senate.

Cosponsors

221 Cosponsors (192 Democrats, 28 Republicans, 1 Independent)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Tonko Heritage Bill Advances with Bipartisan Vote
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Sponsor) on Jan 29, 2020

Cicilline Remarks on Bill Authorizing $10.5 Million for Blackstone National Heritage Corridor
    — Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 3, 2020

the daily leader: thursday, december 3, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Dec 2, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1049 will add $166 million in new spending through 2025.

History

Feb 7, 2019
 
Introduced

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Apr 30, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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

Jan 29, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 19, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Nov 27, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Dec 3, 2020
 
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.

H.R. 1049 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1049. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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