H.R. 1423 (110th): Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center Partnership Act


Mar 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 8, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.


Peter Visclosky

Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2008
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into a partnership with the Porter County Convention, Recreation and Visitor Commission regarding the use of the Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center as a visitor center for the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/8/2008--Passed House amended.Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center Partnership Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to enter into a memorandum of understanding to establish a joint partnership with the ... Read more >

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Mar 8, 2007

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Jun 11, 2008
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Jul 8, 2008
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1423”). 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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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 8, 2008 7:08 p.m.
Passed 376/11

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H.R. 1287 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 8, 2009

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