New Cosponsor — Jul 23, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Michael Bennet [D-CO]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (5 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Mexico
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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2012
Length: 36 pages
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.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1442 (111th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 10, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 896 — 112th Congress: Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s896
“S. 896 — 112th Congress: Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s896>
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