S. 896 (112th): Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2011

Introduced:

May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeff Bingaman

Senator from New Mexico

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2012
Length: 36 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Land 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 5, 2011
 
Introduced

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Nov 10, 2011
 
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Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

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