H.R. 17271 (93rd): Eastern Wilderness Areas Act
Oct 10, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 10, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 17271” 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 17271 — 93rd Congress: Eastern Wilderness Areas Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr17271
“H.R. 17271 — 93rd Congress: Eastern Wilderness Areas Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. March 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr17271>
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