H.R. 5610 (110th): Protecting America’s Wild Places Act of 2008


Mar 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Raúl Grijalva

Representative for Arizona's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To designate as wilderness additional National Forest System lands, Bureau of Land Management Lands, and National Parks Service lands in the States of West Virginia, Arizona, New Mexico, Oregon, and California, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/13/2008--Introduced.Protecting America's Wild Places Act of 2008 - Designates specified National Forest System, Bureau of Land Management, and National Park Service lands in West Virginia, Arizona, New Mexico, Oregon, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 13, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5610”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (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. 3682 (Related)
California Desert and Mountain Heritage Act of 2008

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 9, 2008

H.R. 3022 (Related)
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Wilderness Act of 2008

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 9, 2008

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