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

Introduced:

Jun 24, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 30, 2005

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

Law:

Pub.L. 109-156

Sponsor:

Richard “Rick” Santorum

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2005
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jun 24, 2005
 
Introduced

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Nov 16, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

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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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Related Bills

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H.R. 3124 (Related)
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Natural Gas Pipeline Enlargement Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 2005

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