New Cosponsor — Jul 9, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jim McDermott [D-WA7]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
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Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2012
Length: 20 pages
To designate and expand wilderness areas in Olympic National Forest in the State of Washington, and to designate certain rivers in Olympic National Forest and Olympic National Park as wild and scenic rivers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5995”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5995 — 112th Congress: Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5995
“H.R. 5995 — 112th Congress: Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5995>
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