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.
Mar 17, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 3, 1984
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 3, 1984.
Senator from Washington
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Last Updated: Jul 3, 1984
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.
5/24/1984--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984 - Designates the following lands in the State of Washington as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System:(1) ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 837”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1984
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 1983
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 837 — 98th Congress: Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s837
“S. 837 — 98th Congress: Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s837>
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