H.R. 250 (113th): To amend the Antiquities Act of 1906 to place additional requirements on the establishment of national monuments under that Act, and for other purposes.


Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

1/15/2013--Introduced.Amends the Antiquities Act of 1906 to require, in addition to a presidential declaration, congressional approval prior to the establishment of a national monument. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 15, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 250”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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