To redesignate the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, located in the State of Washington, as the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, to establish the Medicine Creek Treaty National Memorial within the wildlife refuge, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act heads to White House for Presidents signature”
— Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA10] (Sponsor) on Dec 15, 2015
“Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act passes in the House of Representatives”
— Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA10] (Sponsor) on Nov 30, 2015
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H.R. 2270 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act, Pub. L. No. 114-101, H.R. 2270, 114th Cong. (2015).
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