S. 693 (100th): Great Smoky Mountains Wilderness Act


Mar 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 10, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Sasser

Senator from Tennessee


See Instead:

H.R. 1495 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Jun 21, 1988

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain lands in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as wilderness; to provide for settlement of all claims of Swain County, North Carolina, against the United States under the agreement dated July 30, 1943, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 1947 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 7, 1983

H.R. 1495 (Related)
Great Smoky Mountains Wilderness Act

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jun 21, 1988

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The “S.” in “S. 693” means this is a Senate 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.

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Mar 10, 1987


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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