S. 3096 (96th): A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to authorize the acquisition of certain lands in Douglas County, Wisconsin.

Introduced:
Sep 08, 1980 (96th Congress, 1979–1980)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 96-580.
Sponsor
Gaylord Nelson
Senator from Wisconsin
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 23, 1980
Length
Related Bills
H.R. 8084 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 05, 1980

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 23, 1980.

Progress
Introduced Sep 08, 1980
Referred to Committee Sep 08, 1980
Reported by Committee Nov 21, 1980
Passed Senate Dec 09, 1980
Passed House Dec 10, 1980
Signed by the President Dec 23, 1980
 
Summary

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Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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9/8/1980--Introduced.
Amends the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to authorize the acquisition by the Secretary of the Interior of specified lands adjacent to the Saint Croix River in Douglas County, Wisconsin.

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