Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Nov 18, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on November 18, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
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.
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4537 — 98th Congress: Washington Wilderness and Fisheries Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr4537
“H.R. 4537 — 98th Congress: Washington Wilderness and Fisheries Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr4537>
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