Legislation

Bill Introduced Description
S.1646 Jul-27-17
Official Short: President Street Station Study Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of President Station in Baltimore, Maryland, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Benjamin L. Cardin Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1645 Jul-27-17
Official Short: Thurgood Marshall's Elementary School Study Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resources study of P.S. 103 in West Baltimore, Maryland, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Benjamin L. Cardin Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1644 Jul-27-17
Official Short: Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail Parity Act Long Title: A bill to clarify the status of the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail as a unit of the National Park System. Sponsor: Senator Benjamin L. Cardin Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1633 Jul-26-17
Official Short: Recreation Not Red-Tape Act Long Title: A bill to promote innovative approaches to outdoor recreation on Federal land and to open up opportunities for collaboration with non-Federal partners, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Ron Wyden Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1627 Jul-25-17
Official Short: Long Title: A bill to extend the authorization of the Highlands Conservtion Act Sponsor: Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1602 Jul-20-17
Official Short: Finger Lakes National Heritage Area Study Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain lands as the Finger Lakes National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1573 Jul-18-17
Official Short: American Discovery Trail Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to place signage on Federal land along the trail known as the "American Discovery Trail", and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Christopher A. Coons Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1572 Jul-18-17
Official Short: Helium Extraction Act of 2017 Long Title: A bill to amend the Mineral Leasing Act to provide that extraction of helium from gas produced under a Federal mineral lease shall maintain the lease as if the helium were oil and gas. Sponsor: Senator Orrin Hatch Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1563 Jul-13-17
Official Short: Rare Earth Element Advanced Coal Technologies Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Office of Fossil Energy to develop advanced separation technologies for the extraction and recovery of rare earth elements and minerals from coal and coal byproducts, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Joe Manchin III Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.
S.1556 Jul-13-17
Official Short: Authorized Rural Water Projects Completion Act Long Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to use designated fudning to pay for construction of authroized rural water projects, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Senator Jon Tester Click here to go the congressional entry for the bill.