S. 138 (112th): California Desert Protection Act of 2011


Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 119 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for conservation, enhanced recreation opportunities, and development of renewable energy in the California Desert Conservation Area, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/25/2011--Introduced.California Desert Protection Act of 2011 - Amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: (1) establish or designate national monuments, wilderness areas, a special management ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 138”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2921 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 21, 2009

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