H.R. 7702 (96th): California Wilderness Act of 1980

Introduced:

Jul 1, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 18, 1980 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Phillip Burton

Representative for California's 6th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain public lands in the State of California as wilderness, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 1, 1980
 
Introduced

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Aug 18, 1980
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
19 cosponsors (18D, 1N) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Subject Areas
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H.R. 4043 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 1981

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