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


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.


Pub.L. 103-314


Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 19, 1994
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

8/8/1994--Passed House amended.George Washington National Forest Mount Pleasant Scenic Area Act - Establishes in the George Washington National Forest, Virginia, the George Washington National Forest Mount Pleasant Scenic Area. Sets ... Read more >


Aug 6, 1993

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 13, 1994
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2942”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


44 cosponsors (22R, 22D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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