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.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 942 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1011 (110th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 570 (110th).
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 570 (110th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 570 — 110th Congress: Virginia Ridge and Valley Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s570
“S. 570 — 110th Congress: Virginia Ridge and Valley Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 22, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s570>
|title=S. 570 (110th)
|accessdate=October 22, 2016
|author=110th Congress (2007)
|date=February 13, 2007
|quote=Virginia Ridge and Valley Act of 2008
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.