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H.R. 8394 (95th): Refuge Revenue Sharing Act

An Act to provide for payments to local governments based upon the acreage of the National Wildlife Refuge System which is within their boundaries, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jul 18, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 17, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 17, 1978.

Law
Pub.L. 95-469
Sponsor

William Steiger

Representative for Wisconsin's 6th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Oct 17, 1978

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History

Jul 18, 1977
 
Introduced

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Jun 6, 1978
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Sep 25, 1978
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

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

Sep 29, 1978
 
House 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 17, 1978
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 8394 (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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