S. 2555 (101st): A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act by designating a segment of the Lower Merced River in California as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.


May 1, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan Cranston

Senator from California


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Summary (CRS)

5/1/1990--Introduced.Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate a segment of the Merced River, California, as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. Withdraws certain segments ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 1, 1990

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Sep 19, 1990
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2555”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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S. 549 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Mar 26, 1992

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