S. 2486 (94th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study with respect to the feasibility of establishing the Florida Trail as a national scenic trail.


Oct 7, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on August 24, 1976 but was never passed by the House.


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator from Florida


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Summary (CRS)

Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, under the National Trails System Act, to conduct a study with respect to the feasibility of establishing the 1,300 mile Florida Trail as a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 7, 1975

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Aug 10, 1976
Reported by Committee

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Aug 24, 1976
Passed Senate

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

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2486”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 10629 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 7, 1975

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