About the bill
- Full Title
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.
- Summary (CRS)
7/25/2006--Introduced.Eightmile Wild and Scenic River Act - Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate as a component of the national wild and scenic rivers system certain segments of ...
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Jul 25, 2006
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5885”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
4 cosponsors (2R, 2D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5885>
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