H.R. 2679 (104th): An Act to revise the boundary of the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge, to expand the Pettaquamscutt Cove National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 28, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 1, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 1, 1996.

Law:

Pub.L. 104-212

Sponsor:

Bill Barrett

Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 1996
Length: 2 pages

History

Nov 28, 1995
 
Introduced

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Mar 28, 1996
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Apr 23, 1996
 
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.

Jun 25, 1996
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Jun 27, 1996
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 17, 1996
 
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Oct 1, 1996
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2679 (104th) 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 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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