Bill Text — Dec 22, 2014
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Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 10 pages
To establish the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park, to dedicate the Park to John H. Chafee, and for other purposes.
Section3 - Establishes the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park in Massachusetts and Rhode Island as a unit of the National Park System.Requires the Secretary to prepare a general management ... Read more >
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Last Action: May 16, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 706 — 113th Congress: Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park Establishment Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr706
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