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Sep 8, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 19, 1999 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2000
Length: 4 pages
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.
Taunton River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 1999 - Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to study and report to ... Read more >
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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.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1569”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1569>
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