H.R. 3566 (105th): Mid-Atlantic Open Space and Farmland Preservation Act


Mar 26, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Pappas

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 1998
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About the bill

Full Title

To establish a pilot program to facilitate the protection and preservation of remaining open space and farmland in the mid-Atlantic States.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/1998--Introduced.Mid-Atlantic Open Space and Farmland Preservation Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to make grants to mid-Atlantic States (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania) for open space and farmland ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 1998

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3566”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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