S. 1310 (109th): Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Improvement Act

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to allow the Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation to increase the diameter of a natural gas pipeline located in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, to allow certain commercial vehicles to continue to use Route 209 within the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, and to extend the termination date of the National Park System Advisory Board to January 1, 2007.



Jun 24, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 30, 2005

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 30, 2005.


Pub.L. 109-156


Richard “Rick” Santorum

Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2005
Length: 3 pages


Jun 24, 2005

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Nov 16, 2005
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Dec 16, 2005
Passed Senate

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Dec 19, 2005
Passed House

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Dec 30, 2005
Enacted — Signed by the President

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S. 1310 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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