H.R. 2259 (113th): North Fork Watershed Protection Act of 2014


Jun 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 4, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Steve Daines

Representative for Montana At Large



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2014
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To withdraw certain Federal land and interests in that land from location, entry, and patent under the mining laws and disposition under the mineral and geothermal leasing laws and to preserve existing uses.

Summary (CRS)

3/4/2014--Passed House amended.North Fork Watershed Protection Act of 2014 - Withdraws federally owned land or interest in land within the North Fork Lands Withdrawal Area in Montana from: (1) all ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 5, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 28, 2014
Reported by Committee

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Mar 4, 2014
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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2259”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 255 (Related)
North Fork Watershed Protection Act of 2013

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2013

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