H.R. 4992 (93rd): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish the Lincoln Homestead National Recreation Area.


Feb 28, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 28, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Shipley
Representative for Illinois's 22nd congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
2/28/1973--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to establish the Lincoln Homestead National Recreation area on Embarrass River, Coles County, Illinois. Authorizes to be appropriated such sums as necessary to carry ...

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Last Action: May 2, 1977

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Feb 28, 1973


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