H.R. 5319 (112th): Nashua River Wild and Scenic River Study Act


Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Niki Tsongas

Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the mainstem of the Nashua River and its tributaries in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/2012--Reported to House amended.Nashua River Wild and Scenic River Study Act - Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments concerning the Nashua River and its tributaries ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 27, 2012

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Aug 1, 2012
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5319”). 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)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 412 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 23, 2014

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