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H.R. 1728 (109th): Ste. Genevieve County National Historic Site Study Act of 2005

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating portions of Ste. Genevieve County in the State of Missouri as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Russ Carnahan

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2006
Length: 2 pages
Apr 20, 2005
109th Congress (2005–2006)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 2006.

Pub.L. 109-319

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)



Apr 20, 2005

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Nov 16, 2005
Ordered Reported

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Feb 28, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)

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Apr 20, 2006
Text Published

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Sep 29, 2006
Passed Senate

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Oct 11, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1728 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1728. This is the one from the 109th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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