H.R. 6882 (97th): A bill to revise the boundaries of the Cumberland Island National Seashore and to provide compensation for certain facilities on the seashore.


Jul 28, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 1, 1982 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ronald “Bo” Ginn

Representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

(Measure passed House, amended) Requires the Secretary of the Interior to reimburse the Okefenokee Rural Electric Membership Corporation for installation of transmission facilities which supply electricity for the Federal Government ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 28, 1982

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 29, 1982
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 1, 1982
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6882”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1039 (Related)
A bill to provide compensation for certain facilities on Cumberland Island National Seashore.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 1981

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