S. 1506 (94th): An Act to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, and for other purposes.



Apr 23, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 12, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 12, 1976.


Pub.L. 94-486


Lee Metcalf

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Oct 12, 1976


Apr 23, 1975

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Dec 1, 1975
Reported by Committee

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Dec 4, 1975
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Sep 27, 1976
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Sep 28, 1976
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Oct 12, 1976
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1506 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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