H.R. 2942 (103rd): George Washington National Forest Mount Pleasant Scenic Area Act

To designate certain lands in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a National Scenic Area for protection of the watershed and scenic values, recreation use, protection of wildlife and their habitat, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Aug 6, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 26, 1994

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 26, 1994.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-314

Sponsor:

Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 19, 1994
Length: 3 pages

History

Aug 6, 1993
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 13, 1994
 
Reported by Committee

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Aug 8, 1994
 
Passed House

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

Aug 19, 1994
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 26, 1994
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2942 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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