S. 159 (111th): Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park Act


Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/6/2009--Introduced.Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park Act - Establishes the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park in New Jersey as a unit of the National Park System.Sets forth conditions concerning ... Read more >

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Jan 6, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 159”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 280 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2009

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

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Mar 11, 2009

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