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


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

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

8/9/1984--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 4707 passed in lieu) Arizona Wilderness Act of 1984 - Title I - Designates the following lands in Arizona as components ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 1, 1984

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May 2, 1984
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2242”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 4707 (Related)
Arizona Wilderness Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 28, 1984

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