Legislation

Official Short: Vicksburg Campaign Trail Battlefields Preservation Act of 1999

Long Title: To authorize a feasibility study on the preservation of certain Civil War battlefields along the Vicksburg Campaign Trail.

Sponsors: Mr. Lott, Mr. Cochran, Mr. Breaux, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Thomas, Mr. Craig and Mr. Murkowski

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d106:S.710:

Short Titles

  • Arkansas
  • Civil War battlefields along the Vicksburg Campaign Trail, to authorize a feasibility study on the preservation of certain
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Tennessee

Status

  • Nov 9 2000 12:00AM: Approved. Public Law 106-487
  • Oct 23 2000 12:00AM: Passed House without amendment. (voice vote)
  • Jan 27 2000 12:00AM: Referred to House Committee on Resources.
  • Nov 19 1999 12:00AM: Passed Senate after agreeing to committee amendments. (voice vote)
  • Oct 14 1999 12:00AM: Reported to the Senate with amendments. S. Rept. 106-184
  • Sep 22 1999 12:00AM: Full committee business meeting; ordered reported with amendments. (voice vote)
  • Jul 29 1999 12:00AM: Hearing by subcommittee. (55) S. Hrg. 106-301
  • Jul 22 1999 12:00AM: Requested reports from Interior and OMB.
  • Mar 24 1999 12:00AM: Introduced.