H.R. 4214 (104th): To amend the Antiquities Act to provide for the Congressional approval of the establishment of national monuments, and for other purposes.


Sep 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Orton

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/26/1996--Introduced.Amends the Antiquities Act of 1906 to require presidential proclamations declaring areas national monuments to be submitted to the Congress. Terminates proclamations not approved by the Congress by joint resolution ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 26, 1996

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4214”). 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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