H. R. 1216
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 13, 2019
Mr. Welch (for himself, Mr. Stauber, Mr. Connolly, Mr. Pocan, Ms. McCollum, Ms. Stefanik, Mr. Beyer, Mrs. Craig, Mr. Collins of New York, and Mr. Grothman) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources
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.
This Act may be cited as the
North Country National Scenic Trail Route Adjustment Act.
Section 5(a)(8) of the National Trails System Act (16 U.S.C. 1244(a)(8)) is amended in the first sentence—
thirty-two hundred miles, extending from eastern New York State and inserting
4,600 miles, extending from the Appalachian Trail in Vermont; and
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.