Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
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Mar 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 8, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2010
Length: 4 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1423 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1287”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1287 — 111th Congress: Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center Partnership Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1287
“H.R. 1287 — 111th Congress: Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center Partnership Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1287>
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