S. 991 (105th): A bill to make technical corrections to the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996, and for other purposes.


Jul 8, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 23, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Murkowski

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Sep 25, 1998
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

7/8/1997--Introduced.Amends the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to make technical amendments to provisions regarding specified national historical parks, preserves, memorials, battlefields, visitor centers, recreation lakes and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 8, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 23, 1998
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 991”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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