To modify the boundary of the Fort Scott National Historic Site in the State of Kansas, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2019
Length: 2 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Watkins Tours Fort Scott After President Trump Signs Lands Package”
— Rep. Steven Watkins [R-KS2, 2019-2020] (Sponsor) on Apr 5, 2019
Feb 7, 2019
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H.R. 1061 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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