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Jul 25, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2006
Length: 9 pages
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments of the Eightmile River in the State of Connecticut as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5885 — 109th Congress: Eightmile Wild and Scenic River Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5885
“H.R. 5885 — 109th Congress: Eightmile Wild and Scenic River Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5885>
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