H.R. 17648 (93rd): A bill to designate certain lands as wilderness.


Dec 17, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 17, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Craig Hosmer
Representative for California's 32nd congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
Designates as wilderness specified lands in Alaska, Minnesota, Nevada, South Carolina, Louisiana, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Nebraska, Montana, Mississippi, Delaware, Wyoming, California, Idaho, and Colorado.

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Dec 17, 1974


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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