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H.R. 4259 (100th): Omnibus Oregon Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 1988

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A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 1968, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mar 24, 1988
100th Congress (1987–1988)
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Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


Dennis “Denny” Smith

Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district


See Instead

S. 2148 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 28, 1988



Mar 24, 1988

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H.R. 4259 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4259. This is the one from the 100th Congress.

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

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