To designate certain public lands in the States of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness, wild and scenic rivers, national park and preserve study areas, wild land recovery areas, and biological connecting corridors, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
This bill was introduced on September 15, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district
4 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Sep 15, 1992
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H.R. 5944 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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