H.R. 5059 (109th): New Hampshire Wilderness Act of 2006

To designate the Wild River Wilderness in the White Mountain National Forest in the State of New Hampshire, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 30, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on September 25, 2006.


Charles “Charlie” Bass

Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2006
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Mar 30, 2006

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Sep 25, 2006
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

H.R. 5059 (109th) 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 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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