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S. 157 (113th): Denali National Park Improvement Act

A bill to provide for certain improvements to the Denali National Park and Preserve in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Lisa Murkowski

Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2013
Length: 4 pages
Jan 28, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 18, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 18, 2013.

Pub.L. 113-33

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

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    — Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] on Dec 6, 2013

Cardin, Boxer, Casey, Leahy, Shaheen, Blumenthal And Ayotte Urge President Hamid Karzai To Protect Women In The Afghan National Police
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] on Dec 6, 2013

House Passes Denali National Park Improvement Act
    — Rep. Don Young [R-AK, 1973-2022] on Sep 10, 2013

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Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 586: Denali National Park Improvement Act

Ordered Reported on Jul 24, 2013. 100% incorporated. (compare text)


Jan 28, 2013

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Mar 14, 2013
Ordered Reported

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Jun 19, 2013
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 24, 2013
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Sep 10, 2013
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 10, 2013
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

Sep 18, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 157 (113th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 157. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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