H.R. 712 (113th): To extend the authorization of the Highlands Conservation Act through fiscal year 2024.


Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 18, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rodney Frelinghuysen

Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)

2/14/2013--Introduced.Amends the Highlands Conservation Act to extend, through FY2024, funding for: (1) land conservation partnership projects in the highlands regions of Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania; and (2) ... Read more >

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Feb 14, 2013

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Sep 18, 2014
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 712”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (12D, 7R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 6513 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

S. 1140 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 11, 2013

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