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H.R. 5778 (102nd): Pennsylvania Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 1992

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To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain river segments in the State of Pennsylvania for potential addition to the wild and scenic rivers system.

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Aug 5, 1992
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Peter Kostmayer

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district




Aug 5, 1992

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H.R. 5778 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5778. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

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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