H.R. 17677 (93rd): A bill to amend the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to require payments by States to local jurisdictions in lieu of taxes, to increase the authorization of appropriation for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.


Dec 19, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harold Froehlich

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Requires payments, under the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act, by States to local jurisdictions in lieu of property taxes that would have been paid to that jurisdiction had land ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 19, 1974

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 17677”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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