S. 1312 (107th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of Virginia Key Beach, Florida, for possible inclusion in the National Park System.

Introduced:
Aug 02, 2001 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bill Nelson
Senator from Florida
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Aug 02, 2001
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2109 (Related)
To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of ...

Signed by the President
Dec 17, 2002

 
Status

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Aug 02, 2001
Referred to Committee Aug 02, 2001
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

National Parks

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8/2/2001--Introduced.
Requires the Secretary of the Interior to study and report to specified congressional committees on the suitability and feasibility of establishing as a National Park System unit the Virginia Key Beach in Biscayne Bay, Florida (which was used for recreation by African Americans at a time when public beaches were racially segregated by law).

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