H.R. 6397 (98th): A bill to establish the Cape Charles National Wildlife Refuge and the Cape Charles National Fish and Wildlife Service Training Center in Northampton County, Virginia.
Oct 4, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 4, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- Directs the Secretary of the Interior to establish, in Virginia, the Cape Charles National Wildlife Refuge (with a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service training facility on such refuge). Authorizes appropriations.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 4, 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 12, 1984
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6397” means this is a House of Representatives 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.
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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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