S. 837 (98th): Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984

Introduced:

Mar 17, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 3, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 3, 1984.

Law:

Pub.L. 98-339

Sponsor:

Slade Gorton

Senator from Washington

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 3, 1984

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4638 (Related)
A bill to designate certain lands in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington, for ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1984

H.R. 4537 (Related)
Washington Wilderness and Fisheries Act of 1983

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 1983

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 837” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 17, 1983
Reported by Committee
May 2, 1984
Passed Senate
May 24, 1984
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Jun 18, 1984
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 3, 1984

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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