H.R. 39 (96th): Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act


Jan 15, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 2, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 2, 1980.


Pub.L. 96-487


Morris Udall

Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 2, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the designation and conservation of certain public lands in the State of Alaska, including the designation of units of the National Park, National Wildlife Refuge, National Forest, National Wild and Scenic Rivers, and National Wilderness Preservation Systems, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 39 (95th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: May 19, 1978

H.Res. 243 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 4, 1979

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 39” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Jan 15, 1979
Passed House
May 16, 1979
Passed Senate with Changes
Aug 19, 1980
House Agreed to Changes
Nov 12, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 2, 1980


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