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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.

John Warner

Sponsor. Senator for Virginia. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2008
Length: 34 pages
Introduced:

Feb 13, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

History

Feb 13, 2007
 
Introduced

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May 7, 2008
 
Ordered Reported

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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.

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