H.R. 1141 (112th): Rota Cultural and Natural Resources Study Act


Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 23, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Gregorio Sablan

Delegate for Northern Mariana Islands At Large



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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating prehistoric, historic, and limestone forest sites on Rota, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, as a unit of the National Park System.

Summary (CRS)

1/23/2012--Passed House without amendment.Rota Cultural and Natural Resources Study Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) study and report to Congress on the suitability and feasibility of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 16, 2011

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Jun 15, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Jan 23, 2012
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1141”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jan 23, 2012 7:08 p.m.
Passed 278/100

Related Bills

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H.R. 4686 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 13, 2010

H.R. 674 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 17, 2013

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