H.R. 5958 (112th): 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.

Introduced:

Jun 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Robert Turner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
7/23/2012--Passed House without amendment.Designates the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Contact Station of the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge unit of Gateway National Recreation Area in the state of New York ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Jun 18, 2012
Reported by Committee
Jul 11, 2012
Passed House
Jul 23, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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