H. R. 2490
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 27, 2020
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes.
Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail Feasibility Study
Section 5(c) of the National Trails System Act (16 U.S.C. 1244(c)) is amended by adding at the end the following:
Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail
The Chief Standing Bear Trail, extending approximately 550 miles from Niobrara, Nebraska, to Ponca City, Oklahoma, which follows the route taken by Chief Standing Bear and the Ponca people during Federal Indian removal, and approximately 550 miles from Ponca City, Oklahoma, through Omaha, Nebraska, to Niobrara, Nebraska, which follows the return route taken by Chief Standing Bear and the Ponca people.
Passed the House of Representatives February 26, 2020.
Cheryl L. Johnson,