S. 705 (97th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain National Forest System Lands, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Mar 12, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 12, 1983

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 12, 1983.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-465

Sponsor:

Pete Domenici
Senator from New Mexico
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 1983

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
8/19/1982--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain National Forest System (System) lands which cannot be practicably conveyed under any other authority of the ...

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The “S.” in “S. 705” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 12, 1981
Reported by Committee
Mar 31, 1982
Passed Senate
Aug 19, 1982
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Dec 21, 1982
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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