To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of the historical and cultural resources in the vicinity of the city of Lynn, Massachusetts, and make recommendations on the appropriate role of the Federal Government in preserving and interpreting such historical and cultural resources.
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Jul 10, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Pocket Vetoed on Oct 27, 1992
This bill was pocket vetoed on October 27, 1992.
Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district
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H.R. 2859 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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