H.R. 587 (112th): Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2011


Feb 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Raúl Grijalva

Representative for Arizona's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2011
Length: 28 pages

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S. 896 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Nov 10, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to expand the authorization of the Secretaries of Agriculture, Commerce, and the Interior to provide service opportunities for young Americans; help restore the nation's natural, cultural, historic, archaeological, recreational and scenic resources; train a new generation of public land managers and enthusiasts; and promote the value of public service.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2011--Introduced.Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2011 - Amends the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to rename the Public Lands Corps as the Public Lands Service Corps (the Corps).Permits ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 587”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (10D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1612 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 20, 2010

H.R. 1351 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 21, 2013

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