H.R. 146 (111th): Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009


Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 30, 2009

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 30, 2009.


Pub.L. 111-11


Rush Holt

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010
Length: 466 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/30/2009--Public Law.Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 - TitleI - Additions to the National Wilderness Preservation SystemSubtitleA - Wild Monongahela WildernessSection1001 - Designates specified federal lands in the Monongahela ... Read more >


Jan 6, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 3, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 19, 2009
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Mar 25, 2009
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 30, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 146”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (9D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 3, 2009 3:59 p.m.
Passed 394/13
Mar 16, 2009 5:31 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 73/21
Mar 19, 2009 12:20 p.m.
Bill Passed 77/20
Concurring in the Senate Amendment
Mar 25, 2009 2:04 p.m.
Passed 285/140

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1694 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 21, 2009

S. 22 (Related)
Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Mar 11, 2009

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