Bill Text — Jun 20, 2013
This bill’s text for status Referred to House Committee (Jun 20, 2013) is now available.
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
May 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
Senator from Delaware
Read Text »
Last Updated: Dec 30, 2012
Length: 4 pages
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 393 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 970”). 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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Jun 19, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 2011
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 970 — 112th Congress: White Clay Creek Wild and Scenic River Expansion Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s970
“S. 970 — 112th Congress: White Clay Creek Wild and Scenic River Expansion Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s970>
|title=S. 970 (112th)
|accessdate=February 11, 2016
|author=112th Congress (2011)
|date=May 12, 2011
|quote=White Clay Creek Wild and Scenic River Expansion Act of 2011