A bill to designate as wilderness certain public land in the Cherokee National Forest in the State of Tennessee, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 8, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Tennessee
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Last Updated: Apr 8, 2014
Length: 6 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 755 (114th).
S. 1294 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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