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.
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.
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.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2259 — 113th Congress: North Fork Watershed Protection Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2259
“H.R. 2259 — 113th Congress: North Fork Watershed Protection Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 23, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2259>
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