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S. 2029 (99th): Big Cypress National Preserve Addition Act

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A bill to establish the Big Cypress National Preserve Addition in the State of Florida, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jan 30, 1986
99th Congress (1985–1986)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 30, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator for Florida



1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)

See Instead

H.R. 4090 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Jul 28, 1986



Jan 30, 1986

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S. 2029 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2029. This is the one from the 99th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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