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.


Nov 28, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 1, 1996

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


Pub.L. 104-212


Bill Barrett

Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 17, 1996
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

6/27/1996--Passed Senate amended.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - North Platte National Wildlife Refuge Title II: Pettaquamscutt Cove National Wildlife Refuge Title I: North Platte National Wildlife RefugeTerminates the secondary jurisdiction of ... Read more >


Nov 28, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 28, 1996
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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2679”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

Related Bills

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S. 1780 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1996

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