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.
Aug 6, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 26, 1994
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 26, 1994.
Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 19, 1994
Length: 3 pages
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H.R. 2942 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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