H.R. 4849 (112th): Sequoia and King Canyon National Parks Backcountry Access Act

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 5, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 5, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-128

Sponsor:

Devin Nunes

Representative for California's 21st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 19, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to issue commercial use authorizations to commercial stock operators for operations in designated wilderness within the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, and for other purposes.

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History

Apr 26, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 27, 2012
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

May 17, 2012
 
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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 18, 2012
 
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. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 5, 2012
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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