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H.R. 2354 (97th): Cougar Lakes Wilderness Act of 1981

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A bill to designate national forest lands in the State of Washington as the Cougar Lakes Wilderness.

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Sponsor and status

Mar 5, 1981
97th Congress (1981–1982)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Joel Pritchard

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district




Mar 5, 1981

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H.R. 2354 (97th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2354. This is the one from the 97th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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