H.R. 4537 (98th): Washington Wilderness and Fisheries Act of 1983


Nov 18, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 18, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Lowry

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain national forest system lands in the State of Washington for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Washington Wilderness and Fisheries Act of 1983 - Designates the following lands in the State of Washington as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System:(1) the Olympic Wilderness in the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 18, 1983

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4537”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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S. 837 (Related)
Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 3, 1984

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