To amend the Small Tracts Act to expand the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to sell or exchange small parcels of National Forest System land to enhance the management of the National Forest System, to resolve minor encroachments, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 16, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
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).
3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Langevin Statement on Bipartisan Budget Agreement”
— Rep. James “Jim” Langevin [D-RI2, 2001-2022] on Oct 28, 2015
“On the House Floor This Week - 9/16/15”
— Rep. John K. Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Sep 16, 2015
H.R. 1214 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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