H.R. 5651 (106th): To convey certain Federal lands to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.


Dec 8, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 8, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carlos Romero-Barceló

Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large



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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2000
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Conveys to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico the conservation zones on the western end of the Island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, designated for transfer or transferred to the Secretary of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 8, 2000

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5651”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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