Sponsor and status
Jun 18, 2012
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 July 23, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Jun 18, 2012
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Jul 11, 2012
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Jul 23, 2012
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5958 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To name the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Contact Station of the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge unit of Gateway National Recreation Area in honor of James L. Buckley, H.R. 5958, 112th Cong. (2012).
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