S. 2242 (98th): Arizona Wilderness Act of 1984

A bill to designate certain national forest lands in the State of Arizona as wilderness, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 1, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 2, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barry Goldwater

Senator from Arizona


See Instead:

H.R. 4707 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 28, 1984


Feb 1, 1984

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May 2, 1984
Reported by Committee

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S. 2242 (98th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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