New Cosponsors — May 5, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. William “Bill” Delahunt [D-MA10, 1997-2010]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael Michaud [D-ME2, 2003-2014]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 3 pages
To direct the Department of Defense to utilize no-cost economic development conveyances as the preferred method of disposal of excess property generated through the base closure process, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1959 — 111th Congress: Defense Communities Redevelopment Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1959
“H.R. 1959 — 111th Congress: Defense Communities Redevelopment Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. September 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1959>
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