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

Apr 06, 2006 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Died (Referred to Committee)
James “Jim” Jeffords
Senator from Vermont
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Apr 06, 2006
9 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4198 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Signed by the President
Jun 19, 1984

H.R. 5157 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 06, 2006


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

Introduced Apr 06, 2006
Referred to Committee Apr 06, 2006
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.


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Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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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 Battell Wilderness, Breadloaf Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Peru Peak Wilderness, and Big Branch Wilderness.
Designates specified federal land as the Moosalamoo National Recreation Area. Directs the Secretary of Agriculture, acting through the Chief of the Forest Service, to develop and submit to specified congressional committees a comprehensive management plan for the Area.

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