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Jul 11, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on July 11, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district
A bill to further the purposes of the Wilderness Act by designating certain lands for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, to provide for study of certain additional lands for such inclusion.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 15879”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 15879 — 93rd Congress: Eastern Wilderness Areas Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr15879
“H.R. 15879 — 93rd Congress: Eastern Wilderness Areas Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr15879>
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