Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Dec 17, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on December 17, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 32nd congressional district
Designates as wilderness specified lands in Alaska, Minnesota, Nevada, South Carolina, Louisiana, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Nebraska, Montana, Mississippi, Delaware, Wyoming, California, Idaho, and Colorado. Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 17648 — 93rd Congress: A bill to designate certain lands as wilderness.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr17648
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