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H.R. 2631 (99th): Forest Ecosystems and Atmospheric Pollution Research Act of 1986

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A bill to provide for study and research on the decline in U.S. forest productivity and to determine the effects of atmospheric pollutants on forest environments, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced:

May 23, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 13, 1986 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Charles Whitley

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

History

May 23, 1985
 
Introduced

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Jul 23, 1986
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 13, 1986
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 2631 (99th) 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 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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