S. 2565 (109th): Vermont Wilderness Act of 2006


Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Jeffords

Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2006
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain National Forest System land in the State of Vermont for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation system and designate a National Recreation Area.

Summary (CRS)

4/6/2006--Introduced.Vermont Wilderness Act of 2006 - Designates as wilderness areas and components of the National Wilderness Preservation System certain lands in Vermont to be known as the Glastenbury Wilderness, Joseph ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 6, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2565”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 4198 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 19, 1984

H.R. 5157 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2006

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