Legislative: NPFPL Legislative Hearing – June 15, 2021

Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Date: Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Time: 01:00 PM Presiding: The Honorable Joe Neguse, Chair

On Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. (EDT), the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands will hold a virtual, fully remote legislative hearing on the following bills:

  • H.R. 1154 (Rep. A. Donald McEachin), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the Great Dismal Swamp National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Great Dismal Swamp National Heritage Area Act.
  • H.R. 1286 (Rep. James Clyburn), To establish in the States of North Carolina and South Carolina the Southern Campaign of the Revolution National Heritage Corridor, and for other purposes. Southern Campaign of the Revolution National Heritage Corridor Act of 2021.
  • H.R. 1316 (Rep. Paul Tonko), To authorize a National Heritage Area Program, and for other purposes. National Heritage Area Act of 2021.
  • H.R. 1424 (Rep. Stacey Plaskett), To establish the St. Croix National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. St. Croix National Heritage Area Act.
  • H.R. 1908 (Rep. Ed Case), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the Ka'ena Point National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Ka‘ena Point National Heritage Area Act.
  • H.R. 1925 (Rep. Kaialii Kahele), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the South Kona National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. South Kona National Heritage Area.
  • H.R. 2024 (Rep. Steny Hoyer), To establish the Southern Maryland National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Southern Maryland National Heritage Area Act.
  • H.R. 2107 (Rep. John Rutherford), To establish the Nation's Oldest Port National Heritage Area in the State of Florida, and for other purposes. Nation’s Oldest Port National Heritage Area Act.
  • H.R. 2359 (Rep. Henry Cuellar), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain lands as the Los Caminos del Rio National Heritage Corridor, and for other purposes.
  • H.R. 2899 (Rep. Michael F. Q. San Nicolas), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating areas within the island of Guam as a National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.
  • H.R. 3222 (Rep. Terri Sewell), To establish the Alabama Black Belt National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Alabama Black Belt National Heritage Area Act. 
  • H.R. 3616 (Rep. Blake Moore), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the Bear River National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. Bear River National Heritage Area Study Act.