S. 2777 (99th): A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to determine the appropriate minimum altitude for aircraft flying over national park system units.


Aug 15, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 15, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Spark Matsunaga

Senator from Hawaii


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Summary (CRS)

8/15/1986--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Director of the National Park Service, to study and report to the Congress within three years on the proper minimum altitude ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 15, 1986

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2777”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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S. 451 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 1987

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