H.R. 5542 (95th): Endangered American Wilderness Act


Mar 23, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Enacted as H.R. 3454 (companion bill)

Morris Udall

Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district


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H.R. 3454 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 24, 1978

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Full Title

A bill to designate certain endangered public lands for preservation as wilderness, to provide for the study of additional endangered public lands for such designation, to further the purposes of the Wilderness Act of 1964.

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Mar 23, 1977

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9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 14774 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 20, 1976

H.R. 3454 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 24, 1978

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