Legislation

Mar 06 2014

S. 2098

Official Short: Yellowstone Community Education Fairness Act

Long Title: To ratify and approve certain payments to school districts serving Yellowstone National Park.

Sponsors: Mr. Tester and Mr. Walsh.

STATUS:

  • March 6, 2014.--Introduced.

S. 2098

Yellowstone Community Education Fairness Act (Introduced in Senate - IS)

S 2098 IS

113th CONGRESS
2d Session
S. 2098

To ratify and approve certain payments to school districts serving Yellowstone National Park.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 6, 2014

Mr. TESTER (for himself and Mr. WALSH) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


A BILL

To ratify and approve certain payments to school districts serving Yellowstone National Park.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Yellowstone Community Education Fairness Act'.

SEC. 2. RATIFICATION OF PAYMENTS TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS SERVING YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK.

      All payments made to school districts under the first section of the Act of June 4, 1948 (62 Stat. 338, chapter 417; 16 U.S.C. 40a), during the period beginning in fiscal year 1976 and ending on the date of enactment of this Act are ratified and approved, notwithstanding the payments made under chapter 69 of title 31, United States Code, to the units of general local government.