A bill to designate the Wovoka Wilderness and provide for certain land conveyances in Lyon County, Nevada, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2013
Length: 20 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Heller Announces Deal on Long-Standing Nevada Public Lands Priorities”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 2, 2014
Dec 20, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3701 (112th).
Jan 28, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 18, 2013
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 159 (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.
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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Lyon County Economic Development and Conservation Act, S. 159, 113th Cong. (2013).
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