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

About the bill

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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Related Bills

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S. 2463 (Related)
New England Wilderness Act of 2006

Passed Senate
Last Action: Sep 19, 2006

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

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Sep 25, 2006

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 4001” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Sep 29, 2006
Passed Senate
Sep 29, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Nov 15, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 1, 2006


3 cosponsors (1I, 1R, 1D) (show)
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