H.R. 15447 (94th): A bill to designate certain lands as wilderness.


Sep 2, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 2, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Melcher
Representative for Montana's 2nd congressional district

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H.R. 15446 (same title)
Passed House — Sep 27, 1976

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/2/1976--Introduced.Designates as wilderness specified lands within the following components of the National Wildlife Refuge System and the National Forest System:(1) Simeonof National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska;(2) Big Lake National Wildlife Refuge, ...

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H.R. 12913 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 20, 1974

H.R. 15446 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 27, 1976

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Sep 2, 1976


8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
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