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S. 1602: Finger Lakes National Heritage Area Study Act

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the Finger Lakes National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Kirsten Gillibrand

Sponsor. Junior Senator for New York. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Jul 20, 2017


Ordered Reported on Mar 8, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 8, 2018.


25% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jul 20, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 14, 2018
Considered by National Parks

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

Mar 8, 2018
Ordered Reported

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.

Passed Senate (House next)

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1602 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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