S. 159 (113th): Lyon County Economic Development and Conservation Act

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.



Jan 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dean Heller

Junior Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2013
Length: 20 pages


Jan 28, 2013

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Jun 18, 2013
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S. 159 (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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