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H.R. 3961: Kissimmee River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2017

To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Kissimmee River and its tributaries in the State of Florida for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Darren Soto

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Oct 4, 2017


Ordered Reported on Jan 17, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on January 17, 2018.


42% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Oct 4, 2017

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Dec 7, 2017
Considered by Federal Lands

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

Jan 17, 2018
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 3961 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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