S. 4001 (109th): New England Wilderness Act of 2006


Sep 29, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 1, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 1, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-382


John Sununu

Senator from New Hampshire



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Last Updated: Nov 21, 2006
Length: 5 pages

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Full Title

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

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Sep 29, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 29, 2006
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 15, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 1, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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