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May 25, 1978
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H.R. 12865 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 12865. This is the one from the 95th Congress.
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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A bill to modify the boundaries of the San Juan and San Isabel National Forests in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes, H.R. 12865, 95th Cong. (1978).
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