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H.R. 2490: 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.


The text of the bill below is as of Oct 11, 2019 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 184

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2490

[Report No. 116–232]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 2, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

October 11, 2019

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on May 2, 2019


A BILL

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.


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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:

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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.

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October 11, 2019

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed