S. 2463 (109th): New England Wilderness Act of 2006

Introduced:

Mar 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 19, 2006 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

John Sununu

Senator from New Hampshire

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2006
Length: 11 pages

See Instead:

S. 4001 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 1, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

An act to designate certain land in New England as wilderness for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation system and certain land as a National Recreation Area, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 28, 2006
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 2006
 
Passed Senate

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Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 4001 (Related)
New England Wilderness Act of 2006

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 1, 2006

H.R. 5062 (Related)
New Hampshire Wilderness Act of 2006

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Sep 25, 2006

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