H.R. 2523 (111th): HEARTH Act

To amend the Act titled "An Act to authorize the leasing of restricted Indian lands for public, religious, educational, recreational, residential, business, and other purposes requiring the grant of long-term leases", approved August 9, 1955, to provide for Indian tribes to enter into certain leases without prior express approval from the Secretary of the Interior.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 20, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Martin Heinrich

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 20, 2009
Length: 7 pages

History

May 20, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 22, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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H.R. 2523 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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