H.R. 1665 (106th): To allow the National Park Service to acquire certain land for addition to the Wilderness Battlefield in Virginia, as previously authorized by law, by purchase or exchange as well as by donation.



May 4, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 9, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 9, 1999.


Pub.L. 106-150


Herbert Bateman

Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 30, 1999
Length: 2 pages


May 4, 1999

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Sep 22, 1999
Reported by Committee

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Oct 12, 1999
Passed House

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Nov 19, 1999
Passed Senate

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Dec 9, 1999
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1665 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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