Bill Text — Mar 27, 2014
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Apr 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 26, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2014
Length: 4 pages
To ensure that the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 applies to the declaration of national monuments, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 524 (113th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1459”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1459 — 113th Congress: Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1459
“H.R. 1459 — 113th Congress: Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1459>
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