H.R. 1574 (111th): To amend the Act titled “An Act to provide for the establishment of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, and for other purposes” to allow the acquisition of lands by payment of delinquent taxes.

Introduced:
Mar 17, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Peter Visclosky
Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 17, 2009
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 17, 2009
Referred to Committee Mar 17, 2009
 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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3/17/2009--Introduced.
Permits the Secretary of the Interior, with respect to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in Indiana, to make acquisitions to the boundaries of the Lakeshore from units of state or local government by satisfaction of delinquent state or local taxes.

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