Bill Text — Dec 30, 2012
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Jul 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 19, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2012
Length: 104 pages
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 688 (112th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2578”). 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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Last Action: Dec 30, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 19, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2578 — 112th Congress: Conservation and Economic Growth Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2578
“H.R. 2578 — 112th Congress: Conservation and Economic Growth Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2578>
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