H.R. 473 (112th): HALE Scouts Act


Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 2, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 2, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-103


Dan Boren

Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the conveyance of approximately 140 acres of land in the Ouachita National Forest in Oklahoma to the Indian Nations Council, Inc., of the Boy Scouts of America, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/2/2012--Public Law.(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on September 23, 2011.The summary of that version is repeated here.) Help to Access Land for ... Read more >


Jan 26, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 20, 2011
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 3, 2011
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 15, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 2, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 473”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 310 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 8, 2009

S. 610 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

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