H.Res.701 - To recognize the Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve as a unique and precious ecosystem.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8] (Introduced 07/30/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||10/07/2009 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||10/07/2009 : Passed House|
This bill has the status Passed House
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- Public Lands and Natural Resources
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Summary: H.Res.701 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (10/07/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes: (1) the Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve of Fairfax County, Virginia, as a unique and precious ecosystem and an invaluable natural resource; and (2) the leadership of Representatives John Dingell, John Saylor, and Henry Reuss in preserving it.
Celebrates the 50th anniversary of its designation as a protected wetland habitat. Expresses the need to continue to conserve, protect, and restore this fragile habitat.
Commends the Friends of Dyke Marsh for its longstanding commitment to promoting conservation and environmental awareness and stewardship.