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H.R. 810: 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 May 7, 2021 (Preprint (Suspension)).


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                                                                       117TH CONGRESS
                                                                          1ST SESSION
                                                                                                               H. R. 810
                                                                       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.




                                                                                     IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                                                                                                              FEBRUARY 4, 2021
                                                                          Mr. FORTENBERRY              introduced the following bill; which was referred to the
                                                                                                        Committee on Natural Resources




                                                                                                                 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 Na-
                                                                          tional Historic Trail, and for other purposes.

                                                                         1              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-
                                                                         2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
                                                                         3     SECTION 1. CHIEF STANDING BEAR NATIONAL HISTORIC

                                                                         4                             TRAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY.

                                                                         5              Section 5(c) of the National Trails System Act (16
                                                                         6 U.S.C. 1244(c)) is amended by adding at the end the fol-
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2 1 ‘‘(xx) CHIEF STANDING BEAR NATIONAL HIS- 2 TORIC TRAIL.—The Chief Standing Bear Trail, ex- 3 tending approximately 550 miles from Niobrara, Ne- 4 braska, to Ponca City, Oklahoma, which follows the 5 route taken by Chief Standing Bear and the Ponca 6 people during Federal Indian removal, and approxi- 7 mately 550 miles from Ponca City, Oklahoma, 8 through Omaha, Nebraska, to Niobrara, Nebraska, 9 which follows the return route taken by Chief Stand- 10 ing Bear and the Ponca people.’’. Æ pamtmann on DSKBC07HB2PROD with BILLS •HR 810 IH VerDate Sep 11 2014 17:36 Feb 24, 2021 Jkt 019200 PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 6652 Sfmt 6301 E:\BILLS\H810.IH H810