To designate certain Federal land in the San Juan National Forest in the State of Colorado as wilderness, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 24 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Ordered Reported — Nov 13, 2014
What legislators are saying
“Tipton’s Hermosa Creek Legislation Moves Forward in House”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3, 2011-2020] (Sponsor) on Mar 6, 2014
“Tipton Testifies on Hermosa Creek Legislation in Senate”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3, 2011-2020] (Sponsor) on Nov 20, 2013
May 6, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 6, 2014
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 18, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 1839 (113th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1839. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2021). H.R. 1839 — 113th Congress: Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1839
“H.R. 1839 — 113th Congress: Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 25, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1839>
Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act of 2014, H.R. 1839, 113th Cong. (2013).
|title=H.R. 1839 (113th)
|accessdate=October 25, 2021
|author=113th Congress (2013)
|date=May 6, 2013
|quote=Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act of 2014
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.