S. 698 (106th): A bill to review the suitability and feasibility of recovering costs of high altitude rescues at Denali National Park and Preserve in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.


Mar 24, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 9, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 9, 2000.


Pub.L. 106-486


Frank Murkowski

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2000
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

3/24/1999--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the Interior to report to specified congressional committees on the suitability and feasibility of:(1) recovering the costs of high altitude rescues on Mt. McKinley, within Denali ... Read more >


Mar 24, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 19, 1999
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.

Nov 19, 1999
Passed Senate

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.

Oct 24, 2000
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 9, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 698”). 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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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