S. 1662: Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area Amendment Act

A bill to include Livingston County, the city of Jonesboro in Union County, and the city of Freeport in Stephenson County, Illinois, to the Lincoln National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 24, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jul 13, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 13, 2016.


Mark Kirk

Junior Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages


Jun 24, 2015

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Jul 13, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1662 is 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.

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