A bill to designate additional segments and tributaries of White Clay Creek, in the States of Delaware and Pennsylvania, as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 30, 2012
Length: 4 pages
May 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 30, 2012 but was never passed by the House.
May 12, 2011
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Nov 10, 2011
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Dec 30, 2012
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Jun 19, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 393 (113th).
S. 970 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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