Reported by Committee — May 29, 2015
Last Action: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 97.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 29, 2015.
Sep 19, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on September 19, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 10th 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, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 1974
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 16770” means this is a House of Representatives 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 16770 — 93rd Congress: Eastern Wilderness Areas Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16770
“H.R. 16770 — 93rd Congress: Eastern Wilderness Areas Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. May 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16770>
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