H.R. 1964 (108th): Highlands Conservation Act

Introduced:

May 6, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 30, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 30, 2004.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-421

Sponsor:

Rodney Frelinghuysen

Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 10, 2004
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To assist the States of Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania in conserving priority lands and natural resources in the Highlands region, and for other purposes.

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History

May 6, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 29, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 21, 2003
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 28, 2004
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Oct 10, 2004
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 17, 2004
 
House Agreed to Changes

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 30, 2004
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
31 cosponsors (17D, 14R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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