Summary: To establish, fund, and provide for the use of amounts in a National Park Service and Public Lands Legacy Restoration Fund to address the maintenance backlog of the National Park Service, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, and Bureau of Indian Education, and for other purposes. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 5/15/19.
STATUS: Introduced 2/14/19 by Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1].
INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:
- Lawmakers from both parties have put forward legislation to help restore America’s national parks. (Source: The PEW Charitable Trusts)
- New legislation was introduced in the House of Representatives today that would address the deferred maintenance backlog at the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and other federal agencies. (Source: National Historic Trust for Historic Preservation)
- Bipartisan Compromise House Bill Proposes Dedicated Funding for National Park Repairs. (Source: National Parks Conservation Association)