H.R. 2002 (99th): Great Smoky Mountain Wilderness Act


Apr 4, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Hendon

Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain lands in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as wilderness, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/4/1985--Introduced.Great Smoky Mountain Wilderness Act - Designates specified lands in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina and Tennessee as the Great Smoky Mountains Wilderness. Sets forth requirements ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 4, 1985

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2002”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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