H.R.1541 – To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire certain property related to the Fort Scott National Historic Site in Fort Scott, Kansas, and for other purposes.

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H.R.1541 – To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire certain property related to the Fort Scott National Historic Site in Fort Scott, Kansas, and for other purposes.

Brief

The boundary of the Fort Scott National Historic Site established in 1978 can expand through donations of land but may not to include a building identified as Lunette Blair, a Civil War Civil War block house built in 1863.

 (Full text of H.R. 1541 at congress.gov)

Sponsor:  Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] (Introduced 03/15/2017)

Status: Passed House /

VOTES and FLOOR ACTION

HOUSE

On Passage: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote

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SENATE

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COST AND IMPACT

Cost to the taxpayers:  Data not available

Pay-as-you-go requirements:  Data not available

Regulatory and Other Impact: Data not available

Dynamic Scoring:   Data not available

Tax Complexity:  Not applicable to this bill.

Earmark Certification:  Data not available

Duplication of programs: Data not available

Direct Rule-Making:  Data not available

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Budget Authority: Data not available

Constitutional Authority:   Assumed.

 

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