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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Mar 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
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.
Jul 8, 2008
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1423 (110th).
Mar 3, 2009
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Sep 8, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
Mar 2, 2010
Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.
H.R. 1287 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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