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H.R. 1776 (107th): Buffalo Bayou National Heritage Area Study Act

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of establishing the Buffalo Bayou National Heritage Area in west Houston, Texas.

Sponsor and status

Gene Green

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 29th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2002
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

May 9, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2002.

Law:

Pub.L. 107-337

History

May 9, 2001
 
Introduced

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Oct 3, 2001
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 30, 2001
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Sep 9, 2002
 
Text Published

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Nov 20, 2002
 
Passed Senate

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Dec 16, 2002
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1776 (107th) 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 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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