S. 3595 (110th): Southern Nevada Higher Education Land Act of 2008

Introduced:
Sep 25, 2008 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress
See Instead:

H.R. 7131 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 26, 2008

This bill was introduced on September 25, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Sep 25, 2008
 
Sponsor
Harry Reid
Senator from Nevada
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Sep 25, 2008
Length
9 pages
Related Bills
S. 940 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2009

H.R. 7131 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 2008

 
Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the Nevada System of Higher Education certain Federal land located in Clark and Nye counties, Nevada, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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9/25/2008--Introduced.
Southern Nevada Higher Education Land Act of 2008 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to convey three parcels of Bureau of Land Management (BLM) land to: (1) the Nevada System of Higher Education for the Great Basin College and the College of Southern Nevada; and (2) the System for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Specifies that the Nevada System of Higher Education may use the conveyed federal land for any purpose relating to the establishment, operation, growth, and maintenance of the System and for any uses related to such purposes, including residential and commercial development that would generally be associated with an institution of higher education.

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