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H.R. 2641 (100th): National Trails System Improvements Act of 1988

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A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to provide for cooperation with State and local governments, for the improved management of certain Federal lands, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jun 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Sponsor

Beverly Byron

Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead

S. 1544 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 4, 1988

Source

History

Jun 10, 1987
 
Introduced

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Apr 13, 1988
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 19, 1988
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 2641 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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