S. 974 (101st): Nevada Wilderness Protection Act of 1989

Introduced:

May 11, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 5, 1989

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 5, 1989.

Law:

Pub.L. 101-195

Sponsor:

Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 1989

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain lands in the State of Nevada as wilderness, and for other purposes.

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History

May 11, 1989
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 2, 1989
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 20, 1989
 
Passed Senate

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

Nov 17, 1989
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Nov 20, 1989
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 5, 1989
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1138 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 1987

H.R. 2352 (Related)
Nevada Wilderness Protection Act of 1989

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 16, 1989

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