H.R. 1239 (106th): Morris K. Udall Wilderness Act of 1997


Mar 23, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 23, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bruce Vento

Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 23, 1999
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About the bill

Full Title

To designate certain lands in Alaska as wilderness.

Summary (CRS)

3/23/1999--Introduced.Morris K. Udall Wilderness Act of 1997(sic) - Designates specified lands in Alaska as wilderness and components of the National Wilderness Preservation System. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 23, 1999

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1239”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


177 cosponsors (158D, 18R, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 900 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 1997

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