H.R. 4656 (106th): To authorize the Forest Service to convey certain lands in the Lake Tahoe Basin to the Washoe County School District for use as an elementary school site.


Jun 14, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 28, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 28, 2000.


Pub.L. 106-575


James “Jim” Gibbons

Representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2000
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Summary (CRS)

6/14/2000--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Agriculture, upon application, to convey specified property to the Washoe County School District for the construction of an elementary school.Requires that the proceeds from such conveyance ... Read more >


Jun 14, 2000

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Sep 13, 2000
Reported by Committee

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Oct 12, 2000
Failed in the House Under Suspension

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Oct 24, 2000
Passed House

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Dec 15, 2000
Passed Senate

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Dec 28, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4656”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Oct 12, 2000 2:15 p.m.
Failed 248/160

Related Bills

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S. 2728 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2000

H.Res. 634 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 24, 2000

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