About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1569 — 106th Congress: Taunton River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1569
“S. 1569 — 106th Congress: Taunton River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. July 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1569>
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