S. 570 (110th): Virginia Ridge and Valley Act of 2008

A bill to designate additional National Forest System lands in the State of Virginia as wilderness or a wilderness study area, to designate the Kimberling Creek Potential Wilderness Area for eventual incorporation in the Kimberling Creek Wilderness, to establish the Seng Mountain and Bear Creek Scenic Areas, to provide for the development of trail plans for the wilderness areas and scenic areas, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 13, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Warner

Senator from Virginia



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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2008
Length: 34 pages


Feb 13, 2007

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May 7, 2008
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S. 570 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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