H.Res. 1020: Honoring the 95th anniversary of the signing of the Rocky Mountain National Park Act

H.Res. 1020

Honoring the 95th anniversary of the signing of the Rocky Mountain National Park Act

Date
January 27, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1020 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, January 27, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced Rep. Betsy Markey (D-CO) on January 20, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1020 would resolve, that the House of Representatives honors the 95th anniversary of the signing of the Rocky Mountain National Park Act and commends the National Park Service and so many Coloradans for their dedication to preserving this region of the Southern Rocky Mountains for future generations to come.

Background

According to the resolution's findings, on January 26, 1915, President Woodrow Wilson signed the Rocky Mountain National Park Act to establish Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) in the State of Colorado.