H.R. 12264 (95th): A bill to designate certain lands in the State of Wisconsin as wilderness.



Apr 20, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 21, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 1978.


Pub.L. 95-494


Robert Cornell

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1978


Apr 20, 1978

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 25, 1978
Passed House

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

Oct 9, 1978
Passed Senate

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

Oct 21, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 12264 (95th) 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 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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